Neonatal meningitis

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Neonatal meningitis

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Meningitis Foundation of America, Inc.

Our mission is to support sufferers of meningitis and their families through support groups, advocate for advanced research for the prevention and the long term effects of various meningitis strains as well as facilitating programs to educate the public

Last Updated: 8 Oct 2014

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Neonatal meningitis" for support, advocacy or research.

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Meningitis Foundation of America, Inc.

Our mission is to support sufferers of meningitis and their families through support groups, advocate for advanced research for the prevention and the long term effects of various meningitis strains as well as facilitating programs to educate the public

http://www.musa.org

Last Updated: 8 Oct 2014

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Neonatal meningitis" returned 119 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinical Prognosis in Neonatal Bacterial Meningitis: The Role of Cerebrospinal Fluid Protein.
 

Author(s): Jintong Tan, Juan Kan, Gang Qiu, Dongying Zhao, Fang Ren, Zhongcheng Luo, Yongjun Zhang

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Neonates are at high risk of meningitis and of resulting neurologic complications. Early recognition of neonates at risk of poor prognosis would be helpful in providing timely management. From January 2008 to June 2014, we enrolled 232 term neonates with bacterial meningitis admitted ...

Last Updated: 29 Oct 2015

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Capsular profiling of the Cronobacter genus and the association of specific Cronobacter sakazakii and C. malonaticus capsule types with neonatal meningitis and necrotizing enterocolitis.
 

Author(s): P Ogrodzki, S Forsythe

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Cronobacter sakazakii and C. malonaticus can cause serious diseases especially in infants where they are associated with rare but fatal neonatal infections such as meningitis and necrotising enterocolitis.

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2015

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[Epidemiology of neonatal purulent meningitis in Hebei Province, China: a multicenter study].
 

Author(s): The Collaborative Group For Neonatal Meningitis Study The Collaborative Group For Neonatal Meningitis Study, Cui-Qing Liu

Journal: Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2015 May;17(5):419-24.

 

To investigate the clinical characteristics, diagnosis and main pathogenic bacteria, and outcomes of neonatal purulent meningitis.

Last Updated: 27 May 2015

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The terms "Neonatal meningitis" returned 6 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Systematic review: neonatal meningitis in the developing world.
 

Author(s): J S Furyk, O Swann, E Molyneux

Journal: Trop. Med. Int. Health. 2011 Jun;16(6):672-9.

 

Meningitis is more common in the neonatal period than any other time in life and is an important cause of morbidity and mortality globally. Despite the majority of the burden occurring in the developing world, the majority of the existing literature originates from wealthy countries. ...

Last Updated: 11 May 2011

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[Neonatal meningitis caused by atypical Streptococcus pneumoniae: case report and review].
 

Author(s): VerĂ³nica Silva B, Felipe Castillo F, Paula O Reilly F, Isabel Araya B, Lorena Porte T, M Teresa Ulloa F, Carmen Varela A, Juanita Zamorano R

Journal: Rev Chilena Infectol. 2006 Dec;23(4):346-50.

 

Streptococcus pneumoniae is a rarely recognized cause of neonatal sepsis and/or meningitis, but it is associated with substantial morbidity and mortality. Traditionally, S. pneumoniae is identified in the laboratory by demonstrating susceptibility to optochin. However, the emergence ...

Last Updated: 22 Dec 2006

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Does neonatal BCG vaccination protect against tuberculous meningitis?
 

Author(s): V Walker, G Selby, I Wacogne

Journal: Arch. Dis. Child.. 2006 Sep;91(9):789-91.

 

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2006

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Infection, Sepsis and Meningitis in Surinamese Neonates
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Neonatal Sepsis; Neonatal Infection; Neonatal Meningitis

 

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2016

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Early-Onset Sepsis an NICHD/CDC Surveillance Study
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Infant, Newborn, Diseases; Early Onset Neonatal Sepsis; Early-Onset Meningitis

 

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2016

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