A 27-year-old member asked:
How do inmates get meningococcal meningitis?
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Dr. Emily Luanswered
Family Medicine 7 years experience
Air transmission: Meningococcus is spread through the air and so can be transmitted by sick individuals and carriers of the disease to anyone that they are in close contact with.
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Orthopedic Spine Surgery 24 years experience
Close quarters: A lot of meningitis outbreaks occur in settings where people are in close contact ie. Schools, nightclubs etc....
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Can only kids get meningococcal meningitis ?
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Pediatrics 50 years experience
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Where can I get the meningococcal meningitis vaccination?
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A Verified Doctoranswered
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