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Descriptor English: Meningism
Descriptor Spanish: Meningismo
Descriptor Portuguese: Meningismo
Descriptor French: Syndrome méningé
Entry term(s): Dupre Syndrome
Dupre's Syndrome
Dupres Syndrome
Meningisms
Meningismus
Meningitis Like Reaction
Meningitis-Like Reaction
Meningitis-Like Reactions
Pseudomeningitides
Pseudomeningitis
Reaction, Meningitis-Like
Reactions, Meningitis-Like
Syndrome, Dupre
Syndrome, Dupre's
Tree number(s): C10.597.544
C23.888.592.544
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008580
Scope note: A condition characterized by neck stiffness, headache, and other symptoms suggestive of meningeal irritation, but without actual inflammation of the meninges (MENINGITIS). Spinal fluid pressure may be elevated but spinal fluid is normal. (DeJong, The Neurologic Examination, 4th ed, p673)
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
DeCS ID: 8751
Unique ID: D008580
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/11/04
Meningism - Preferred
Concept UI M0013364
Scope note A condition characterized by neck stiffness, headache, and other symptoms suggestive of meningeal irritation, but without actual inflammation of the meninges (MENINGITIS). Spinal fluid pressure may be elevated but spinal fluid is normal. (DeJong, The Neurologic Examination, 4th ed, p673)
Preferred term Meningism
Entry term(s) Dupre Syndrome
Dupre's Syndrome
Dupres Syndrome
Meningisms
Meningismus
Meningitis Like Reaction
Meningitis-Like Reaction
Meningitis-Like Reactions
Pseudomeningitides
Pseudomeningitis
Reaction, Meningitis-Like
Reactions, Meningitis-Like
Syndrome, Dupre
Syndrome, Dupre's



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