Bacterial meningitis: Symptoms, causes, and treatment - bacterial meningitis in adults

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Meningitis | About Bacterial Meningitis Infection | CDC bacterial meningitis in adults


Seek immediate medical care if you suspect that someone has meningitis. Early treatment of bacterial meningitis can prevent serious.

Meningitis has various causes, including bacterial infection (the most serious cases), viral infection, fungal infection, reactions to medications, and environmental.

Treatment. Doctors treat bacterial meningitis with a number of antibiotics. It is important to start treatment as soon as possible.

Bacterial meningitis is a serious disease that can lead to paralysis, stroke, and even death. Read more on how to treat and prevent it.