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Is streptococcus pneumoniae meningitis a neurological disorder?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Sort of

It's an infection of the nervous system, so i suppose you could call it a neurological disorder. But as an id specialist, i prefer to think of it as an infectious disease.

In brief: Sort of

It's an infection of the nervous system, so i suppose you could call it a neurological disorder. But as an id specialist, i prefer to think of it as an infectious disease.
Dr. Joel Gallant
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology

In brief: Yes

It I an infection of the brain and thus is a neurologic disorder with consequences on brain function

In brief: Yes

It I an infection of the brain and thus is a neurologic disorder with consequences on brain function
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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