Meningitis: Dangerous infection of the membranes surrounding the brain.
Meningitis: Meningitis is an infection of the membranes (called meninges) that surround the brain and spinal cord. 1
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1. excerpt from NINDS Encephalitis and Meningitis Information Page: NINDS
Last revision: June 2, 2003
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