There are 5 main types of disease-causing meningitis: A, B, C, W and Y
Meningitis is rare but strikes quickly and can be life changing or even fatal.
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There are many causes of meningitis, including bacteria, fungi and viruses. This website specifically focusses on invasive meningococcal meningitis. This type of meningitis is rare but potentially deadly.
Throughout this site we use the term meningitis to mean bacterial meningococcal meningitis