Meningitis

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Meningitis is an inflammation of the membranes, known as meninges, surrounding the brain and spinal cord, which cases symptoms such a headache, fever and stiff neck. Meningitis has bacterial, viral and fungal causes; the most common cause in the U.S. is viral. While some cases improve without treatment, other types, especially bacterial, can be life-threatening.

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