West Nile Virus Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Apr 02, 2018
  • Author: Jess D Salinas, Jr, MD; Chief Editor: Elizabeth A Moberg-Wolff, MD  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

These include the following:

  • Bacterial meningitis

  • Viral meningitis

  • Ischemic stroke

  • Hemorrhagic stroke

  • Brain abscess

  • Brain tumor

  • Cat-scratch disease

  • Herpes simplex

  • Herpes simplex encephalitis

  • Myasthenia gravis

  • Hypoglycemia

  • Leptospirosis

  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage

  • Tick-borne diseases, Lyme

  • Tick-borne diseases, Rocky Mountain spotted fever

  • Toxoplasmosis

  • Tuberculosis

Differential Diagnoses