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When must I call my doctor if I have meningitis diagnosed at school?
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Dr. Scott Lippe
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Meningitis
If you have meningitis diagnosed by anyone you need to be on treatment and perhaps in a hospital.
You need to call your doctor even if there is a hint or suggestion of meningitis as this is a potentially crippling or fatal condition - and also possibly contagious!

In brief: Meningitis
If you have meningitis diagnosed by anyone you need to be on treatment and perhaps in a hospital.
You need to call your doctor even if there is a hint or suggestion of meningitis as this is a potentially crippling or fatal condition - and also possibly contagious!
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