meningism

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symptoms that mimic those of meningitis but without inflammation of the meninges

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He had neck stiffness without Kernig sign or Brudzinski sign.
seizures) and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) suggestive of viral infection; WNV meningitis, indicated by fever, meningeal signs (documentation of Kemig sign, Brudzinski sign, or nuchal rigidity), and CSF suggestive of viral infection; or WNV fever with headache.
2[degrees]C), neck stiffness, Brudzinski sign, thoracic dullness, and bilateral crackling rales.
On physical examination, neck stiffness, Kernig sign, Brudzinski sign, and temperature of 40[degrees]C were noted.
5 C), reduced cognitive function, stiff neck, and Kerning and Brudzinski signs were present.