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OTHER WORDS FROM meningitismen·in·git·ic [men-in-jit-ik], /ˌmɛn ɪnˈdʒɪt ɪk/, adjective
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Born in Tuscumbia, Alabama, in 1880, Helen Keller thrived as a healthy infant for 19 months, until she fell ill with what was probably meningitis.Five Scientists on the Heroes Who Changed Their Lives - Issue 93: Forerunners|Alan Lightman, Hope Jahren, Robert Sapolsky,|December 2, 2020|Nautilus
Each got either the new coronavirus vaccine or a vaccine against bacteria that can cause meningitis.
Nancy was born with meningitis, septicemia, and hydrocephalus.U.K. Courts Grant Mother Right to End Her 12-Year-Old Disabled Daughter’s Life|Elizabeth Picciuto|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After their split, Jim Friel died shockingly at age 48 of bacterial meningitis.
Several years before Lou contracted ALS, Bruce Campbell, a Cleveland outfielder, came down with spinal meningitis.The Stacks: The Day Lou Gehrig Delivered Baseball’s Gettysburg Address|Ray Robinson|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rarely, severe infections can lead to inflammation of the brain or meningitis.Thanks to Anti-Vaxxers, Mumps Are Back. What’s Next?|Russell Saunders|March 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One is meningitis, an infection of the lining of the brain, that is fatal in about 10 percent of cases.Princeton Considers Vaccinations for Slow-Moving Meningitis Outbreak|Kent Sepkowitz|November 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Examination of the fluid obtained by lumbar puncture is of value in diagnosis of certain forms of meningitis.
Tubercle bacilli can be found in the majority of cases of tuberculous meningitis.
Various organisms have been found in other forms of meningitis—the pneumococcus most frequently.
Epidemic cerebrospinal meningitis is a very fatal disease at times in America.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley
Headaches may be occasioned by disorders of the brain and spinal column, such as meningitis.The Mother and Her Child|William S. Sadler