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Could back problems and narrowing of spinal canal be due to spinal meningitis?

hello there, I am Beverly from Indiana, My husband had spinal menigitis as a child. And in the past several years his health has went down hill. He has several back problems and narrowing of the spinal canal. Could these problems becaused from the spinal meningitis.
Fri, 25 Aug 2017
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I really appreciate your concern, spinal meningitis is the infection and inflammatory disease that can not cause the condition like narrowing of spinal cord, you have not mentioned the present clinical symptoms here else something better could have been thought, hope this information helps.
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