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    www.webmd.com/children/understanding-meningitis-basics What exactly is meningitis? Learn about the various types of meningitis -- including viral, bacterial, and fungal -- from the experts at WebMD.
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    www.healthgrades.com/conditions/meningitis Meningitis Information Including Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Causes, Videos, Forums, and local community support. Find answers to health issues you can trust from ...
  • Meningitis | Home | CDC

    www.cdc.gov/meningitis/index.html Meningitis is a disease caused by the inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord known as the meninges. The inflammation is usually ...
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      www.emedicinehealth.com/meningitis_in_adults/article_em.htm Get information about meningitis in adults. Learn about causes, symptoms, treatment, diagnosis, prevention, and vaccinations. Also, find out how meningitis is spread.
    • Overview - Meningitis - Mayo Clinic

      www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/meningitis/home/ovc-20169520 Meningitis — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment, prevention of this brain and spinal cord inflammation.
    • Meningitis - National Library of Medicine - PubMed Health

      www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001700 Meningitis is most often caused by a bacterial infection. It also may be caused by a virus, fungal infection, parasite, a reaction to certain medications or medical ...
    • Meningitis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meningitis Meningitis (from Greek μῆνιγξ méninx, "membrane" [1] and the medical suffix -itis, "inflammation") is an acute inflammation of the protective membranes ...
    • Meningitis: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000680.htm Meningitis is an infection of the membranes covering the brain and spinal cord. This covering is called the meninges.
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      www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/meningitis/.../dxc-20169522 Meningitis — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment, prevention of this brain and spinal cord inflammation.
    • Meningitis-Topic Overview - WebMD

      www.webmd.com/children/vaccines/tc/meningitis-topic-overview Meningitis is inflammation of the lining around the brain and spinal cord. It is usually caused by an infection. The infection occurs most often in children, teens ...