Bacterial meningitis: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Management
The meninges, the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, are the site of the severe and potentially fatal infection known as bacterial meningitis. It occurs due to bacterial invasion of the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) that covers the brain and spinal cord.
Bacterial meningitis can result in various complications, some of which can be fatal if untreated or delayed in receiving care. Here are a few of the most typical issues.