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Default Bacterial memingitis vs Viral Encephalitis algoritm

What do you think about this? do you agree?


Bacterial meningitis:
Blood culture-->Antibiotic-->Head CT scan-->LP
Blood culture-->LP-->Antibiotic (if head ct is not necessary)

Instead for suspected Herpetic encephalitis:
Blood culture-->head ct-->LP-->Acyclovir
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