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Bacterial Meningitis Seizures cause PTSD?
can bacterial meningitis that caused Learning Disability and Epilepsy also cause ptsd?
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Hello and hope you are doing well.

Yes, it is possible to have post traumatic stress disorder following meningitis. According to a scientific study done, 15% of children who have had meningococcal disease, (meningitis and septicaemia) and up to half of all parents suffer from symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following discharge from hospital.

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