"Meningism" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
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)
- Meningitis-Like Reaction
- Meningitis Like Reaction
- Meningitis-Like Reactions
- Reaction, Meningitis-Like
- Reactions, Meningitis-Like
- Dupre Syndrome
- Syndrome, Dupre
- Dupre's Syndrome
- Dupres Syndrome
- Syndrome, Dupre's
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Meningism".
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Inflammatory meningeal masses of unexplained origin. An ultrastructural and immunological study. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 1983 Jul; 42(4):453-68.