Examples of meningitis in a Sentence
She was diagnosed with spinal meningitis.
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Teresita Locsin Castro, who sold furniture and electronics goods at the old Hecht's department stores, died of bacterial meningitis complications Nov. 26 at Seasons Hospice in Milton, Mass.
Two children who were classmates at the same Downtown Miami daycare center got sick and died just days apart, and health officials believe meningitis is to blame.
But a small number may develop dire complications such as meningitis or kidney or liver failure, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Bacterial meningitis is the swelling of the membranes around the brain and spinal cord, causing headaches, fever and a stiff neck.
Scientific evidence supporting an absolute need to immunize against meningitis B still falls short.
Sara’s family, of Carlsbad, has since worked to raise awareness about meningitis and will help decorate the float.
An additional six people are being evaluated for the disease that can lead to kidney damage, liver failure and meningitis.
Morita on Monday said more federal money is needed to detect and respond to outbreaks of illnesses such as influenza, mumps, measles, whooping cough, meningitis and the Zika virus.
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