meningitis

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Related to cerebral meningitis: spinal meningitis, Bacterial 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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According to Hansing, Ilanga died in his 50s of cerebral meningitis about five years ago.
The decision, referring to Shunzo's medical records that say the boy might have suffered from cerebral meningitis, said Nemoto had added the comments to the records after his death to cover up his failure to notice Shunzo's brain injuries.
Maria Teresa Quiej Alvarez was hospitalized April 15 in Guatemala City after she developed cerebral meningitis that doctors suspect came from E.
The man, in his 30s, is in serious condition with high fever and suffers loss of consciousness caused by cerebral meningitis, it said.