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Factfile: What is Meningococcal Meningitis?

Factfile: What is Meningococcal Meningitis?

  BABYMINDER – Meningococcal meningitis is a serious infection of the thin lining that surrounds the brain and spinal cord, and is caused by several types of meningococcal bacteria.  

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DOH Confirms First Meningococcemia Case in Central Visayas

DOH Confirms First Meningococcemia Case in Central Visayas

  The Department of Health (DOH) has confirmed the first case of meningococcemia in Central Visayas, according to reports from the Philippine Daily Inquirer and Philippine Star. (http://m.inquirer.net/newsinfo/id=632975 and http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/08/27/resu-7-confirms-) A man, whose identity was withheld ...

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