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Meningitis is an inflammation of the meninges, the membranes that cover the brain and spinal cord. The inflammation is usually caused by bacteria or viruses (viral meningitis is also called aseptic meningitis). Less common causes include fungi, protozoa, and other parasites. Sometimes certain medications, cancers, or other diseases can inflame the meninges, although such noninfectious cases of meningitis are much rarer.
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Symptoms, diagnoses, treatment, and prevention of meningococal meningitis. ... Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or …
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Meningitis Introduction. Meningitis results from the inflammation of the meninges (the thin membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord). It is usually caused by ...
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Spinal meningitis is inflammation of the tissue surrounding the spinal cord and brain. It is most often caused by a bacterial or viral infection.
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- Meningitis - Avera Health
What Causes It? Bacterial meningitis is not as common as viral meningitis, but it is more serious. Several types of bacteria can cause meningitis.
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There are several types of meningitis depending on the causative factor: Viral meningitis - Most common type of meningitis caused by enteroviruses.
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Is Feline Meningitis contagious to humans and other species of animals