Medical Dictionary: Aseptic meningitis


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Aseptic meningitis: Another name for Viral meningitis.
Aseptic meningitis (condition): Brain membrane infection due to viruses.

Aseptic meningitis: Meningitis is an illness in which there is inflammation of the tissues that cover the brain and spinal cord.  Viral or aseptic meningitis, which is the most common type, is caused by an infection with one of several types of viruses.  Meningitis can also be caused by infections with several types of bacteria or fungi. 1

More information on medical condition: Viral meningitis:

Aseptic meningitis (symptom): Type of Meningitis.

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1. excerpt from Viral (Aseptic) Meningitis: DVRD

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