Our expert says:
This isn't really a psychiatric question, and sounds like a neurological problem. Complete and total retrograde amnesia sounds strange, and the combination of symptoms you describe seems unusual. It sounds as though she needs a thorough assessment by a specialist Neurologist AND a specialist Psychiatrist, and only on the basis of such findings could one sensibly plan treatment and management. And the doc who treated her, presumably having idenftified what variety of meningitis this was, can advise, too, especially on the issue of possible recurrences, which may, fortunately, be unlikely
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