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Research & Reviews  14,449 results

Cryptococcal meningitis presenting with acute hearing loss.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-242059
BMJ Case Reports; Ali AA, Maaliki N et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Reversible sensorineural hearing loss is a recognised complication of cryptococcal meningitis. Cryptococcal meningitis typically presents with usual symptoms of fever, headache and neck stiffness. This case highlights acute, profound, bilateral he...

Clinical Reasoning: A 42-Year-Old Woman With Mysterious Monocytic Meningitis.
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000012155
Neurology Nothem ME, Lee RM et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Clinical Reasoning: A 42-Year-Old Woman With Mysterious Monocytic Meningitis.|2021|Nothem ME,Lee RM,Katz JM,Bergl PA,Obeidat AZ,|

Streptococcus suis serotyping by matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization time-of-fl...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0249682
PloS One; Chaiden C, Jaresitthikunchai J et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Streptococcus suis, particularly S. suis serotype 2 (SS2), is an important zoonotic pathogen causing meningitis in humans worldwide. Although the proper classification of the causative and pathogenic serotype is salutary for the clinical diagnosis...

Long-term population effects of infant 10-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccination on ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2021.02.030
Vaccine Polkowska A, Rinta-Kokko H et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - No previous studies have reported long-term follow-up of ten-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV10) program impact on pneumococcal meningitis (PM). We assessed the effects of infant PCV10 program on PM incidence, mortality and serotype dist...

Surveillance for West Nile virus disease - United States, 2009-2018.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.16595
American Journal of Transplantation : Official Journal Of... McDonald E, Mathis S et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - West Nile virus (WNV) is an arthropod-borne virus (arbovirus) in the family Flaviviridae and is the leading cause of domestically acquired arboviral disease in the contiguous United States. An estimated 70%-80% of WNV infections are asymptomatic. ...

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Guidelines  57 results

Pneumococcal Vaccination: Information for Healthcare Professionals
https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd/pneumo/hcp/index.html
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention;

Nov 20th, 2019 - Pneumococcal vaccines help protect against some of the more than 90 serotypes of pneumococcal bacteria. Pneumococcal disease contributes to the U.S. burden of pneumonia, meningitis, bacteremia, sinusitis, and otitis media.

Protein Oxidation Biomarkers & Myeloperoxidase Activation in Cerebrospinal Fluid in Childhood Bacterial Meningitis
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31581487
Antioxidants (Basel); Rugemalira E,et al

Sep 30th, 2019 - The immunological response in bacterial meningitis (BM) causes the formation of reactive oxygen and nitrogen species (ROS, RNS) and activates myeloperoxidase (MPO), an inflammatory enzyme. Thus, structural oxidative and nitrosative damage to prote...

Meningitis Workup
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/232915-workup

Jul 15th, 2019 - The diagnostic challenges in patients with clinical findings of meningitis are as follows: Early identification and treatment of patients with acute bacterial meningitis Assessing whether a treatable central nervous system (CNS) infection is pre...

Statistics and Disease Facts - National Meningitis Association
https://www.nmaus.org/disease-prevention-information/statistics-and-disease-facts/

May 31st, 2019 - 1 in 5 U.S. teens have not yet received their first dose of the meningococcal vaccine against serogroups A, C, W and Y and remain unprotected.

WHO | Meningitis
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/meningitis/en/

May 18th, 2019 - Vaccines and immunization Licensed vaccines against meningococcal disease have been available for more than 40 years. Over time, there have been major improvements in strain coverage and vaccine availability, but to date no universal vaccine again...

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Drugs  527 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  16,101 results

Cryptococcal meningitis presenting with acute hearing loss.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-242059
BMJ Case Reports; Ali AA, Maaliki N et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Reversible sensorineural hearing loss is a recognised complication of cryptococcal meningitis. Cryptococcal meningitis typically presents with usual symptoms of fever, headache and neck stiffness. This case highlights acute, profound, bilateral he...

Clinical Reasoning: A 42-Year-Old Woman With Mysterious Monocytic Meningitis.
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000012155
Neurology Nothem ME, Lee RM et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Clinical Reasoning: A 42-Year-Old Woman With Mysterious Monocytic Meningitis.|2021|Nothem ME,Lee RM,Katz JM,Bergl PA,Obeidat AZ,|

Streptococcus suis serotyping by matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization time-of-fl...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0249682
PloS One; Chaiden C, Jaresitthikunchai J et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Streptococcus suis, particularly S. suis serotype 2 (SS2), is an important zoonotic pathogen causing meningitis in humans worldwide. Although the proper classification of the causative and pathogenic serotype is salutary for the clinical diagnosis...

Long-term population effects of infant 10-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccination on ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2021.02.030
Vaccine Polkowska A, Rinta-Kokko H et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - No previous studies have reported long-term follow-up of ten-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV10) program impact on pneumococcal meningitis (PM). We assessed the effects of infant PCV10 program on PM incidence, mortality and serotype dist...

Surveillance for West Nile virus disease - United States, 2009-2018.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.16595
American Journal of Transplantation : Official Journal Of... McDonald E, Mathis S et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - West Nile virus (WNV) is an arthropod-borne virus (arbovirus) in the family Flaviviridae and is the leading cause of domestically acquired arboviral disease in the contiguous United States. An estimated 70%-80% of WNV infections are asymptomatic. ...

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News  1,351 results

Neurodegenerative-Disease Drug Might Help Fight Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/941721

Nov 30th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - An experimental drug being tested for neurodegenerative disease may help in the fight against life-threatening antibiotic-resistant in bacteria, report researchers from Australia. They found the drug PBT2, when combined...

5 Things to Know About Meningococcal Disease
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940754

Nov 10th, 2020 - Neisseria meningitidis (meningococcus) is a leading cause of bacterial meningitis and septicemia, with about 1.2 million cases of infection and 135,000 deaths globally each year. Because death can rapidly follow infection, cases should be consider...

5 Things to Know About Meningococcal Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940754

Nov 10th, 2020 - Neisseria meningitidis (meningococcus) is a leading cause of bacterial meningitis and septicemia, with about 1.2 million cases of infection and 135,000 deaths globally each year. Because death can rapidly follow infection, cases should be consider...

Hospitals Poised to Launch First COVID-19 Vaccines in Clinicians
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940591

Nov 9th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. At first, when news spread of a 28-year-old doctor on the COVID-19 front lines in Brazil who died after receiving an experimental vaccine, doubts ...

Hospitals Poised to Launch First COVID-19 Vaccines in Clinicians
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940591

Nov 9th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. At first, when news spread of a 28-year-old doctor on the COVID-19 front lines in Brazil who died after receiving an experimental vaccine, doubts ...

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Patient Education  51 results see all →