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My overall QBank score is in the low 60’s I believe (but I’ve only done about 20%, I’m so damn slow). It often presents with fevers, headaches, myalgia, and malaise, starting less than one week after exposure. He didn’t seek medical attention. The heterophile antibody test may be negative in the first couple weeks of illness. They will also be trained in the diagnosis and management of neuro-inflammatory diseases (e.g., autoimmune encephalitis, sarcoid, lupus, multiple sclerosis), and become very familiar with immunosuppressive and immunomodulatory medications. Keep her away from pts, prophylax all pts, treat all the pateints she was exposed to, etc. It is a collective name for a large group of diverse viruses, more than 600 at last count.
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yep good job guys…;) The answer is: B HSV meningitis or encephalitis is difficult to diagnose by laboratory tests as there is a low titer of virus present in the CSF. oh come on now….do u have a different version of MTB or something???? I was stuck between C and E.. the correct answer is C) herpes simplex as everyone answered thanx everyone for such quick answers…….i think i’m posing very easy questions for you (or) you ppl getting better from day to day…either the way…never mind..keep it up guys/gals..