Bacterial meningitis

What is Bacterial meningitis?

Meningitis is an acute inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges. The inflammation caused by the infection with bacteria is called bacterial meningitis.

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my dad was diagnosed for bacterial meningitis. Had been in hospital for a week . was administered ceftrizone sulbactum fore 7 days. he is out of...

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you can go for butter milk with salt
i don't think electrolyte balances still stay for such a lang time
if still there is electrolyte imbalance
get...

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I had bacterial meningitis a few years ago. Since then I have had severe muscle aches all over, bone aches, ringing in ears ,headaches, chest pain,...

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HI
Thank for asking to HCM
I really appreciate your concern, it is possible that after the cerebral infection particular if this was the bacterial...

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