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Listeria Meningitis Contracted Other
Close contact : Meningitis is an inflammation from infection of the tissue layers that envelop the brain and spinal cord. The infection is usually viral but can be bacterial or fungal. It is acquired by close contact with an individual who has the disease --- hugging , kissing , or coughing. ...Read more
Hand to nose: A common feature of this disease is invasion of the moist and nutrient laden mucous of your nasal passages.Germs enjoy this area and are randomly brought to your face/nose from contaminated fingers.Your unwashed hands bring the exposure, and you may or may not be invaded by the germ. Intimate sharing of saliva is another exposure method. ...Read more
My 22 years old fiancee has mild dystonia of left side which disappears while she sleeps… why so? She contracted TB meningitis 9 months back.
Dystonia is common: This is common as a side effect of having TB meningitis. It can wax and wane especially when tired, stressed, or sleeping. Overall it tends to decrease over time. If she received a full course of therapy and she is involved with physical therapy, she should regain most of her function. ...Read more
My friend might have meningitis. I was around her . I massaged her head and face because she had a terrible headache. Worried i could contract
Meningitis: Causes of bacterial meningitis including strep, neisseria, h flu & viruses like enteroviruses, herpes, & hiv. Bacteria & viruses that cause meningitis colonize the nose & throat & are transmitted through respiratory droplets. Viral meningitis can also be transmitted by fecal-oral routes & insect bites. Usually contacts working within ~3 ft of those with meningitis r considered to be at high risk. ...Read more
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