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Te Reo Pūtaiao

kiriuhi uakakā

meningitis

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He mate huaketo, he mate huakita rānei, inā ko te kakā o ngā kiriuhi e kōpaki ana i te roro me te pūroro. Ko te māhunga ānini, ko te kirikā, ko te hiakai kore, ko te makiki o ngā uaua i te kakī ētahi o ngā putanga matua o tēnei mate. Ko te urunga atu o ngā huaketo, ngā huakita rānei ki te toto te takenga mai o te kiriuhi uakakā, ā, mēnā ko te kiriuhi uakakā huakita, tērā te tūpono e mate ai te tangata.

A viral or bacterial disease which causes the inflammation of the membranes enveloping the brain and brain stem. Main symptoms include headache, fever, loss of appetite, and stiffness in the muscles of the neck. Meningitis is caused by the spread of viruses or bacteria into the blood, and bacterial meningitis is potentially life-threatening.

Tauira KŌrero

Ka taea rānei te tuku awhikiri kia kore ai te tangata e pāngia ki te kiriuhi uakakā?

Rangahautia ngā ingoa Rātina o ngā huaketo me ngā huakita e kawe ana i te kiriuhi uakakā.

I ētahi o ngā momo mate kiriuhi uakakā, ko te kōpukupuku o te tinana tētahi o ngā putanga.

Takenga Mai

kiriuhi - membrane

ua - backbone, neck, back of the neck

kakā - inflamed

Tauira KŌrero

Ka taea rānei te tuku awhikiri kia kore ai te tangata e pāngia ki te kiriuhi uakakā?

Rangahautia ngā ingoa Rātina o ngā huaketo me ngā huakita e kawe ana i te kiriuhi uakakā.

I ētahi o ngā momo mate kiriuhi uakakā, ko te kōpukupuku o te tinana tētahi o ngā putanga.