Meningococcal disease describes infections caused by the bacterium Neisseria
meningitidis (also termed meningococcus). It carries a high mortality rate if ...
Mar 4, 2016 ... Meningococcal disease can refer to any illness that is caused by the type of
bacteria called Neisseria meningitidis, also known as ...
Oct 22, 2015 ... Meningococcal vaccines are now available that help protect against all three
serogroups of meningococcal disease that are most commonly ...
Apr 1, 2014 ... Index page leading to information about meningococcal such as symptoms, how
meningococcal is caused, ways to prevent meningococcal, ...
Mar 31, 2016 ... Meningococcal ACWY (MenACWY and MPSV4) Vaccine Information Statement.
Meningococcal meningitis is a rare but serious infection. It causes the
membranes that cover the brain and spinal cord to become inflamed. Each year ...
In the United States almost all meningococcal disease is caused by serogroups B
, C and Y. Each sero- group accounts for about one third of reported cases.
Meningococcal vaccines can prevent four types of meningococcal disease,
including two of the three types that most commonly cause meningitis in the
Meningococci are a type of bacteria that cause serious infections. The most
common infection is meningitis, which is an inflammation of the thin tissue that ...
Meningococcal disease is a life-threatening illness. It is caused by bacteria that
infect the blood, brain, and spinal cord. People often call it meningitis.