Sentence Examples


  • Using a long, thin needle inserted into the lower back to withdraw spinal fluid (lumbar puncture) will reveal increased white blood cells and no bacteria (aseptic meningitis).
  • For this reason, aseptic technique must be followed strictly, and a lumbar puncture should never be performed at the site of a localized skin lesion.
  • When poliovirus causes only the minor illness or simple aseptic meningitis, the patient can be expected to recover completely.
  • Some extreme complications can occur with this common childhood disease, including Aseptic meningitis and encephalitis.
  • A second study in Finland showed that the vaccine is also not associated with aseptic meningitis or encephalitis.