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Posted by Cherrill Asenath Hinton on 22 June 2015
I had viral meningitis when I was 32 I am now 77- I was very very ill,taken by ambulance ( blue light) to Isolation Hospital and put in a glass isolation cubicle.I was there for a fortnight- off work for 2 months - I had a lumber puncture and had to lay flat until the fluid returned. I suffered cluster headaches for many many years.Long term effects - changed personality, severe neck pain and periods of extreme tiredness.Why most references to viral meningitis say you don't need to go to hospital and you recover in a week certainly ignore...
Posted by Andrea Patulski on 14 May 2015
I wish I could remember things.
Posted by Mariah D on 14 May 2015
I need your opinion so what has been the most difficult experience in my life.
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