meningitis

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infectious disease characterized by inflammation of the meninges (the tissues that surround the brain or spinal cord) usually caused by a bacterial infection

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Cryptococcal infection may result in basal meningitis or in the formation of cryptococcomas (gelatinous pseudocysts) that are located in the perivascular spaces.
There is a basal meningitis with a thick rind of gelatinous debris," he said.