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What are the Symptoms of Meningitis?

The symptoms of meningitis vary according to the age of the individual.

Adults - Usually the patient starts feeling unwell and develops:

High fever with chills

Neck rigidity (meningismus)

Severe headache

Sensitivity to bright light (photophobia)

Drowsiness

Nausea and vomiting 

Seizure.

Babies and infants:

High fever

Vomiting

Refusing to feed 

High pitched crying

A staring expression 

Neck stiffness 

Irritability

Bulging fontanelles

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please explain the pathophysiology of meningitis.
DR.KABERIA Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Meningitis is a dangerous disease. My son had meningitis and we stayed in the hospital for 32 days. It is very costly too! The medicines are expensive. We almost lost him, too. Good thing the doctors are very good.
ennairam_23 Tuesday, February 01, 2011
Dear can u suggest me a doctor for this.
Dev162013 Saturday, January 11, 2014

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