Viral meningitis: current issues in diagnosis and treatment

  title={Viral meningitis: current issues in diagnosis and treatment},
  author={Fiona McGill and Michael J. Griffiths and Tom Solomon},
  journal={Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases},
Purpose of review The purpose of this review is to give an overview of viral meningitis and then focus in on some of the areas of uncertainty in diagnostics, treatment and outcome. Recent findings Bacterial meningitis has been declining in incidence over recent years. Over a similar time period molecular diagnostics have increasingly been used. Because of both of these developments viral meningitis is becoming relatively more important. However, there are still many unanswered questions… 
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