cerebrospinal meningitis


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cerebrospinal meningitis

[sə¦rē·brō′spīn·əl ‚men·ən′jīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the meninges of the brain and spinal cord.
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He stated, 'Cerebrospinal meningitis is a very serious infection that can lead to death if left untreated.
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Computer files in sentinel hospitals were also reviewed to identify all cases with 12 specific initial diagnostic codes: Japanese encephalitis (JE), viral encephalitis, viral meningitis, viral meningoencephalitis, other encephalitis, meningococcal meningitis, purulent meningitis, cerebrospinal meningitis, TB meningitis, TB meningoencephalitis, other meningitis, and other diagnosis.

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