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Can I get viral meningitis if i’m around someone who has it?

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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Yes.

In brief: Yes

Yes.
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: Possible

Meningitis is usually contagious, hence some one in close contact may get it

In brief: Possible

Meningitis is usually contagious, hence some one in close contact may get it
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