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All CNS infections may present with?
All can lead to ?
Clues to answering "Most Likely Dx"
Sx and --> Dx
- Stiff neck, photophob, meningismus --> Meningitis
- Confusion --> Encephalitis
- Focal neurologic findings --> Abscess
- Defn/etiology: inflammation or infxn of meninges. virtually any infxn could cause this
- MC= strep pneumonia; GBS; H. influenza; Neisseria meningitides;