Hemophilus influenzae meningitis despite vaccination

U. Jurgenson, A. Asia, R. Arav-Boger

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Abstract

An 18-month-old male previously vaccinated with 4 doses of HbOC developed meningitis caused by Hemophilus influenzae type B. Immunological status was normal and antibody titer to Hemophilus influenzae type b was in the normal range for immunized children. Meningitis due to this organism should be considered even in children who are fully vaccinated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)231-234+287
JournalHarefuah
Volume127
Issue number7-8
StatePublished - Dec 1 1994
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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