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Streptococcal meningitis

Hi,

I had Streptococcal meningitis when I was 16, I am now 26 and wondering will this affect me my ability to get pregnant and if I get pregnant will be okay? I read that 25% of women have this bacteria in their bodies anyway so I can assume I still do.

Has anyone had Streptococcal meningitis not while pregnant and what was the experience like? Am I more likely to get meningitis while pregnant or my baby have meningitis?

I have an appointment scheduled with my doctor but would love to hear others opinions or experiences.

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Hi there..

I have same worries for my daughter who had meningitis as well when she was 40 days? what are your doctors' thoughts so far? i hope all is well and that you have the family you dreamed of!

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