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Neck Stiffness: Sensitivity and Specificity

Introduction: aka nuchal rigidity

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Tags: Physical Exam Tag this Finding.

Associated Diagnoses:

Bacterial Meningitis

70% sensitive

Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

61% sensitive, 90% specific

Hemorrhagic Stroke

20% sensitive, 97% specific