What is Bacterial Meningitis

January 16, 2016

Meningitis is bacterial that causes inflammation in the brains and spinal cord membranes meninges. This can be severe because of the complications that can usually accompany this type of meningitis. Swelling from meningitis can trigger symptoms such as a fever, headache and stiff neck. The majority of the Meningitis cases in the U.S are caused by viral infection. Bacteral and fungal infections cause the rest fo the meningitis cases. In…