Failure to diagnose meningitis - Recovery time for meningitis

Recovery Time For Meningitis        Meningitis which is caused by bacteria is a serious illness and this puts the body defense mechanism under severe strain. Some people may recover quickly within a matter of a few days while others may take several months to do so. More...

Meningitis In Children guidelines

Meningitis In Children guidelines

Meningitis is the medical condition used to describe an inflammation of the membranes surrounding the brain and the spinal cord. It is a medical emergency that can lead to permanent brain damage if timely treatment is not provided. The cause of the problem needs to be identified and treated to prevent long term effects.More...

 

Meningitis And The Brain

Meningitis And The Brain

Meningitis is an infection which causes inflammation of the membranes covering the brain and the spinal cord. Infections caused by the viruses get resolved without involving much treatment; while infections caused by bacteria can be quite serious and can lead to brain damage or death.More...

 

 

Failure To Diagnose Meningitis

Failure To Diagnose Meningitis

There are protective membranes that cover the brain and the spinal cord, which is known as meninges. The medical condition when inflammation is caused in meninges is known meningitis. The cause for such an inflammation is due to infection from viruses or bacteria or other microorganisms. Meningitis can also develop from certain drugs or other diseases. More...

What Is Streptococcus Pneumococcal Meningitis ?

What Is Streptococcus Pneumococcal Meningitis

Bacterial meningitis is a severe form of meningitis particularly for infants and also for the elderly. Before the use of antibiotics, fatality rate was as high as 70 percent and with the use of antibiotics this has come down to about 15 percent. Three bacteria cause most of the cases. They are Haemophilus influenzae, Neisseria meningitidis and Streptococcus pneumoniae.More...

 

Natural Support For Meningitis

Natural Support For Meningitis

A natural antibiotic complex ‘unibiotic’ is promoted as an effective treatment against a broad range of bacteria, protozoa, worms and fungi. The formulation is considered useful for general infections including influenza, colds, and upper respiratory tract infections. This natural antibiotic has a property to restore weak and damaged immune system and that is why it is used sometimes as natural support for meningitis. More...

Is Streptococcus Pneumoniae Meningitis Contagious ?

Is Streptococcus Pneumoniae Meningitis Contagious      Pneumococcal meningitis is caused by streptococcus pneumoniae. It is the common cause of bacterial meningitis in adults and children. It is the cause of Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP). This can further develop in to sinusitis or septic arthritis.More...

After Effects Of Spinal Meningitis

After Effects Of Spinal Meningitis      Meningitis is caused by the inflammation of the membranes covering the brain and spinal cord. The cause of the inflammation is due to infection from viruses, bacteria or other organisms. This can also be due to certain drugs or other diseases. As the inflammation is close to the brain and spinal cord this is to be considered as a medical emergency. More...