People who have bacterial meningitis may have long-term complications, including:
Vulnerable child syndrome is a condition that can occur after a child recovers from any serious illness. Parents worry that their child will become sick again and try to protect the child from all illnesses. If the child notices the parents' worry, he or she may develop behavioural problems.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineAnne C. Poinier, MD - Internal MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerW. David Colby IV, MSc, MD, FRCPC - Infectious Disease
Current as ofApril 7, 2017
Current as of: April 7, 2017
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
& Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & W. David Colby IV, MSc, MD, FRCPC - Infectious Disease
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