How to Treat Meningitis (Spinal Meningitis)?

Answer Meningitis, sometimes referred to as spinal meningitis, is an infection of the fluid that surrounds the brain and the fluid of a person's spinal cord. Meningitis is usually caused by a bacterial or... Read More »

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If a person dies of a contagious disease is corpse contagious?

Bud, the answer is sometimes yes. It depends both on the nature of of the contagious bug and the amount of time and how much drying has occurred. All contagious organisms begin to die when the in... Read More »

A child I know had meningitis as a baby. He has had several operations for growth plates in his legs. Hes now been diagonsed with acid erosion of the teeth. Can meningitis cause acid erosion in teeth?

No, anything that happens after several years of the person having meningitis is not in any way connected to meningitis, the acid erosion could be down to the diet he has if it is high in acidity, ... Read More »

Canine Meningitis?

Meningitis is an inflammation of the meninges, the three-part covering that surrounds the brain. These parts---the dura mater, arachnoid and pia mater---help protect the brain by preventing it from... Read More »

Sheep Meningitis?

Meningitis is "an acute infection of the meninges and cerebrospinal fluid," according to Stephanie J. Buchholz RN, MSN of East Central College in Missouri. The meninges is a thin film surrounding t... Read More »