cerebrospinal meningitis

noun

Definition of cerebrospinal meningitis

  1. :  inflammation of the meninges of both brain and spinal cord; specifically :  an infectious often epidemic and fatal meningitis caused by the meningococcus

1873

First Known Use of cerebrospinal meningitis

1873


Medical Dictionary

cerebrospinal meningitis

noun

Medical Definition of cerebrospinal meningitis

  1. :  inflammation of the meninges of both brain and spinal cord; specifically :  an infectious often epidemic and fatal meningitis caused by the meningococcus—called also cerebrospinal fever


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