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DOID DOID:9471
Name meningitis
Definition A central nervous system disease that is characterized by an inflammation of the pia-arachnoid meninges. It can be caused by growth of bacteria, fungi, or parasites within the subarachnoid space or by the growth of bacteria or viruses within the meningeal or ependymal cells.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/bv.fcgi?rid=mmed.section.5162
Xrefs

ICD10CM:G03

ICD10CM:G03.9

ICD9CM:322

ICD9CM:322.9

MESH:D008581

NCI:C26828

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:154983000

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:192678004

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:192681009

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:7180009

UMLS_CUI:C0025289

Alternateids

DOID:9712

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GOLD

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is_a central nervous system disease

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