Examples of meningitis in a Sentence
She was diagnosed with spinal meningitis.
Recent Examples of meningitis from the Web
In some individuals, severe illness including meningitis or encephalitis, or even death, can occur.
The most serious cases can lead to life-threatening conditions such as meningitis and encephalitis, according to the Johns Hopkins Medicine Health Library.
Health Department officials said illness from West Nile is usually mild and includes fever, headache and body aches, but serious illness, such as encephalitis and meningitis, and death are possible.
In rare cases, severe illness including meningitis or encephalitis, or even death, can occur.
In the early stages, diagnosis is difficult since Ebola can be difficult to distinguish from malaria, typhoid fever, meningitis, yellow fever and other infectious diseases.
The pneumonia developed into spinal meningitis and left him in a nearly year-long coma.
First, up to 10% of mumps infections in teenagers or adults may cause severe complications, including deafness, meningitis and involvement of the testes or ovaries.
Within days, the Australian teen developed a rare form of meningitis and fell into a coma that lasted more than a year.
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MENINGITIS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of meningitis for English Language Learners
medical : a serious and often deadly disease in which an outside layer of the brain or spinal cord becomes infected and swollen
medical Definition of meningitis
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