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Meningitis

meningitis

(Science: microbiology, neurology) inflammation of the meninges. When it affects the dura mater, the disease is termed pachymeningitis, when the arachnoid and pia mater are involved, it is called leptomeningitis or meningitis proper.

See also: aseptic meningitis.

Origin: Gr. Meninx = membrane


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Microbiology Investigation improvements?

... about the where it matters. You presnt Garlic and GSE as food additives and study their antibiotic properties great, but is it relevant? Neonatal meningitis is acquired during vaginal birth if there are bacteria that contaminated the birth canal. Is the garlic or GSE prevent that? How? It will ...

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Tue Feb 21, 2012 9:54 pm
 
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... used to treat infections, and foods which may aid to reduce the chances of becoming sick at all. E. coli is responsible for many cases of neonatal meningitis, and ‘natural’ preventative measures are often preferred by pregnant women (although it should be noted that this has become a large fraudulent ...

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by Squirrell
Mon Feb 20, 2012 8:30 am
 
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... of clinical benefit and used therapeutic antibitoics for comparison but your cut garlic and grapefuit seeds are irrelevant to treatment, esp. of meningitis. "GSE" or grapfruit seed extract is a notorious commercial material offered fraudulantly as a naturally derived antimicrobial. ...

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Microbiology Investigation improvements?

... of clinical benefit and used therapeutic antibitoics for comparison but your cut garlic and grapefuit seeds are irrelevant to treatment, esp. of meningitis. "GSE" or grapfruit seed extract is a notorious commercial material offered fraudulantly as a naturally derived antimicrobial. ...

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by JorgeLobo
Sat Feb 18, 2012 2:58 am
 
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Microbiology Investigation improvements?

... used to treat infections, and foods which may aid to reduce the chances of becoming sick at all. E. coli is responsible for many cases of neonatal meningitis, and ‘natural’ preventative measures are often preferred by pregnant women. This will be the focus of the investigation. Neonatal meningitis ...

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by Squirrell
Fri Feb 17, 2012 9:16 pm
 
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