What is Meningitis?

Meningitis is an acute inflammation of membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges.

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Hello,I have a friend whose little baby was poisened with bacteria 5 days after birth and got severe blood posoning and meningitis.she has a brain...

doctor1 MD what you say I understand that your friend's kid is having a sever form of bacterial meningitis or ventriculitis.
I suggest you get back...

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I need a meningitis vaccination before I'm allowed to move into my dorm. However, when I went to receive it at the CVS minute clinic, I was told...

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Yes dear, it is absolutely essential that the requisite time period between successive vaccination is followed.

You will have to bear with it....

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One of my uncle is having all the symptms of Meningitis from past one month... He is either in ICU or in hospital. But what type of Meningitis is...

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The best method to diagnose meningitis is analysis of brain fluid (CSF) by demonstration of organism or its antigen. It will be...

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