pneumococcal meningitis


pneumococcal meningitis
пневмококковый менингит

English-Russian dictionary of medicine. . 2015.

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  • pneumococcal meningitis — bacterial meningitis caused by pneumococcus (Streptococcus pneumoniae), a potentially fatal type seen most often in young children or the elderly. Up to half the cases are secondary to other infections, such as those of the lungs, ears, or… …   Medical dictionary

  • Meningitis — Classification and external resources Meninges of the central nervous system: dura mater, arachnoid, and pia mater. ICD 10 G …   Wikipedia

  • Meningitis UK — is a national charity based in the United Kingdom. Its sole focus is on prevention and funding lifesaving research to eradicate all forms of meningitis. Contents 1 History of Meningitis UK 2 Research programme 3 Past breakthroughs …   Wikipedia

  • Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine — Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine Vaccine description Target disease Streptococcus pneumoniae Type Conjugate vaccine Clinical data AHFS/Drugs.com …   Wikipedia

  • meningitis — n. an inflammation of the meninges due to infection by viruses or bacteria or fungi. Meningitis causes an intense headache, fever, loss of appetite, intolerance to light and sound, rigidity of muscles, especially those in the neck (see also… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Meningitis — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 G00 Bakterielle Meningitis G01 Meningitis bei anderenorts klassifizierten bakteriellen Krankheiten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Meningitis — Inflammation of the meninges, usually due to a bacterial infection but sometimes from viral, protozoan, or other causes (in some cases the cause cannot be determined). The onset is usually rapid (acute), and if untreated, the disease can be fatal …   Medical dictionary

  • Pneumococcal immunization — Vaccination to help prevent infection by Streptococcus pneumoniae, also known as the pneumococcus bacterium. This bacterium causes one of the most common and severe forms of pneumonia. To prevent this form of pneumonia, a vaccine has been offered …   Medical dictionary

  • meningitis — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ acute ▪ bacterial, meningococcal, pneumococcal, spinal, viral … OF MENINGITIS ▪ case …   Collocations dictionary

  • pneumococcal — adj. Pneumococcal is used with these nouns: ↑meningitis …   Collocations dictionary

  • pneumococcal vaccine — a vaccine that protects against infection by the bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae, which can cause serious diseases, including pneumonia, septicaemia, and meningitis. Children under 2 years of age and adults over 65 years are at particular risk …   The new mediacal dictionary


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