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Pneumococcal meningitis contagious

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Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

yes I have a friend who is not feeling well at all she seems to be having most of the symptoms of menocogical meningitis . I guess what I am asking is if prosxaflo 500mg is a treatment for this or not ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr.   Dariush Saghafi MD

I'm a young, healthy hairstylist, and I have a client with Mollaret Meningitis . Is this type of meningitis contagious? If so, what precautions should I take? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Dariush Saghafi MD

issue is...... In the emergency room, the doctor said it could be meningitis because those are some of the symptoms, Meningitis though is VERY contagious. I have continued to kiss him while he was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

I have a question about meningitis. Ive read that bacterial meningitis can spread through coughing ... young son. Im mainly concerned about meningitis because i know healthy people can carry and spread... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)
Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh MD

Is there a blood test or throat Culture that can detect viral encephalitis / meningitis weeks after the onset? I want to confirm/deny that's what I had and if I'm contagious, or not ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh ( ENT Specialist)

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Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

) with pneumococcal meningitis. They had given me IV antibiotis for 2 days prior to testing my CSF for meningitis so ... from meningitis. I have never felt completely comfortable with the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Pratik MD

I have a 1.9 cm meningitis left frontal lobe. The neurosurgeon is recommending surgery. I am going for a second opinion next week. This was not there 7 years ago, my last MRI was 11/10 after having... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pratik ( Oncologist)
Dr. Keshwar Damry MD

hi dr, i am deaf all my life and went to see the peter ashcroff consultant otologist 2007.the dr ashcroff said i cant have a cochlear implant because its risk of pneumococcal meningitis. could you please ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Keshwar Damry ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

My 11 year old son has a history of pneumococcal meningitis at age 5. He has had vision disturbances ever since. He sees blotches of color in his field of view. He knows what colors should look like ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr.  Praveen G MD

Yes, I was just told of a caterer that is doing some work for us, just got out of the hospital with viral meningitis. Is this something to be concerned with? Is it contagious? He is catering food ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen G ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)