Meningitis

A serious contagious illness

 

GP says

If any of the signs below are present contact a Doctor.



Fever, cold hands and feetFever, cold hands and feet

Floppy and unresponsiveFloppy and unresponsive

Drowsy and difficult to wakeDrowsy and difficult to wake

Rapid breathing or gruntingRapid breathing or grunting

Unusual cry or moaningUnusual cry or moaning

Spots or rash. Do the glass testSpots or rash. Do the glass test

Fretful, dislikes being handledFretful, dislikes being handled

If you are worried, contact a Doctor. If you cannot get help straight away go to A&E.