Meningitis Articles A-Z
Vaccines to Prevent Meningitis - What is Meningitis
This page contains links to eMedTV Meningitis Articles containing information on subjects from Vaccines to Prevent Meningitis to What is Meningitis. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- Vaccines to Prevent Meningitis
As this eMedTV page explains, several vaccines are currently in use to protect against meningitis. This article takes a quick look at some of these products and includes a link to information on preventing this condition.
- Viral Menengitis
Viral meningitis is characterized by inflammation in the tissues covering the brain and spinal cord. This eMedTV article explains what causes the illness and describes its symptoms. Viral menengitis is a common misspelling of viral meningitis.
- Viral Meningitis
Viral meningitis is a serious but rarely fatal form of meningitis. As this eMedTV page explains, it's a lot like bacterial meningitis, except it's caused by a virus and it has no specific treatment. This page provides an overview of viral meningitis.
- Virel Meningitis
Viral meningitis is an illness that occurs when tissues covering the spinal cord and brain are inflamed. This eMedTV page lists symptoms of the condition and explains how it is transmitted. Virel meningitis is a common misspelling of viral meningitis.
- What Is Meningitis?
This part of the eMedTV library deals with meningitis, a serious infection of the brain and spinal cord. This article takes a closer look at what meningitis is, what causes it, and how it is treated. A link to more in-depth information is also included.