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Can viral meningitis affect your mood?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It can cause personality changes.

In brief: Yes

It can cause personality changes.
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Dr. Gutti Rao
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2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Viral meningitis can affect both cognitive and emotional processing.
Problems such as fatique, depression, irritability, difficulty with focus and concentration are not unusual, but typically are short lasting as recovery proceeds.

In brief: Yes

Viral meningitis can affect both cognitive and emotional processing.
Problems such as fatique, depression, irritability, difficulty with focus and concentration are not unusual, but typically are short lasting as recovery proceeds.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
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