Were you looking for information about Meningitis? Menangitis is a common misspelling of meningitis.
Meningitis is an infection of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord. This inflammation can cause bleeding in the brain and may harm or destroy nerve cells. Common symptoms of this disease include nausea and vomiting, stiff neck, and high fever. Most cases of meningitis are caused by viral or bacterial infections. Bacterial meningitis can be treated with numerous antibiotics; most people with viral meningitis completely recover on their own.
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