Meningitis is associated with an inflammation of the membranes which is called meninges that surrounding the brain and spinal cord. The swelling associated with meningitis often triggers the signs and symptoms of this condition, including headache, fever and a stiff neck. The signs and symptoms that occur in anyone older than age of 2 include Confusion or difficulty concentrating, Seizures, Stiff neck etc. meningitis are of different types Chronic meningitis, Fungal meningitis, Viral meningitis, Bacterial meningitis. Among all bacterial meningitis is serious, can come on very quickly and requires prompt antibiotic treatment to improve the chances of a recovery. Delaying treatment for bacterial meningitis increases the risk of permanent brain damage or death. In addition, bacterial meningitis can prove fatal. Early treatment of bacterial meningitis can prevent serious complications.
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Last date updated on June, 2014