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Meningitis Vaccine, Meningococcal Vaccine


Meningitis vaccine, also known as meningococcal vaccine, is a medical treatment designed to protect against meningococcal disease caused by the Neisseria meningitidis bacteria. This vaccine helps the body develop immunity against the bacteria, reducing the risk of developing meningitis, a potentially life-threatening inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord.