health -- November 14, 2012 at 4:55 PM ET
Live Chat: CDC Answers Your Meningitis Questions
The symptoms of fungal meningitis mirror those of the common flu. But what often begins as a headache and fever can quickly turn deadly.
The current outbreak of fungal meningitis, tied to black mold-infected steroids produced at the New England Compounding Center in Massachusetts, has already left 32 dead and 461 infected across 19 states.
Doctors Amanda Cohn and Benjamin Park from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention joined us to answer your questions on meningitis. You can view that conversation below.