Meningitis | : After Meningitis

The after-effects of meningitis usually happen because of damage to areas of the brain including the nerves responsible for hearing and sight. Some of these after-effects may also happen as a result of brain damage following septicaemia.

Possible after-effects and problems that people can experience include hearing loss, loss of sight, severe brain damage / epilepsy, memory problems, learning difficulties / behavioural problems,