Can a Newborn Contract Meningitis From a Kiss? - WebMD

Jul 18, 2017 · It not only causes meningitis, but also causes encephalitis, which is not only infection of the brain lining, but also the brain cells. So when we talk about neonatal herpes, it usually doesn’t just involve the brain, it can, but it usually causes more than just that. ... WebMD: If a parent thinks there was a chance of exposure, ...Author: Alexandria Mcintire…