basilar meningitis


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bas·i·lar men·in·gi·tis

meningitis at the base of the brain, due usually to tuberculosis, syphilis, or any low-grade chronic granulomatous process; may result in an internal hydrocephalus.

bas·i·lar men·in·gi·tis

(bas'i-lăr men'in-jī'tis)
Meningitis at the base of the brain, due usually to tuberculosis, syphilis, or any low-grade chronic granulomatous process; may result in an internal hydrocephalus.

basilar meningitis

See BASAL MENINGITIS.