The inflation of the brain
Do you know someone with this condition or disease.
Body system or systems
how the body system is working normally then how the body is affected by meningitis.
The nervous system controls the brain and the spinal cord. The brain controls your sensory, movement, behavior, memory, language and how you understand things. The spinal cord makes it so you can move.
When someone has meningitis, it makes all of the neurons and mengins swell up around the brain and spinal cord. The neurons can’t do what they are suppose to.
Target population, Gender, Age, Ethnicity
Onset-How does this condition arise? Accident, genetic issue, environmental issue, etc
How is this condition diagnosed? How do doctor's determine that an individual has meningitis
Meningitis can form in as little as 2 days. Doctors do a spinal tap and a brain scan to see if you have Meningitis. These can show if you have Streptococcus pneumonia and Neisseria meningitides in your body.
Signs and Symptoms
Treatment for this disease/condition
It is treated by antibiotics and rest. You have to stay in the hospital. until the disease is gone.
What is the death rate of this disease or life expectancy for someone with this condition?
The risk of dying is less than 15% of people who get Meningitis.