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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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 122 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Neonatal meningitis in a general hospital in Lima, Peru, 2008 to 2015].
 

Author(s): George Lewis, Maggie Schweig, Daniel Guillén-Pinto, María Luz Rospigliosi

Journal: Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica. ;34(2):233-238.

 

Aiming at describing the incidence, clinical characteristics and factors associated with neonatal meningitis (NM), a case series study was conducted from 2008 to 2015, where 53 neonates, 10 with early onset NM and 43 with late onset were included. An incidence of 1.5 per thousand ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Bacterial aetiology of neonatal meningitis: A study from north-east India.
 

Author(s): Utpala Devi, Reeta Bora, Vinita Malik, Rumi Deori, Bibhash Gogoi, Jayanta Kumar Das, Jagadish Mahanta

Journal: Indian J. Med. Res.. 2017 Jan;145(1):138-143.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Cerebrospinal Fluid Cytokines Correlate With Aseptic Meningitis and Blood-Brain Barrier Function in Neonatal-Onset Multisystem Inflammatory Disease: Central Nervous System Biomarkers in Neonatal-Onset Multisystem Inflammatory Disease Correlate With Central Nervous System Inflammation.
 

Author(s): Jackeline Rodriguez-Smith, Yen-Chih Lin, Wanxia Li Tsai, Hanna Kim, Gina Montealegre-Sanchez, Dawn Chapelle, Yan Huang, Cailin H Sibley, Massimo Gadina, Robert Wesley, Bibiana Bielekova, Raphaela Goldbach-Mansky

Journal: Arthritis Rheumatol. 2017 06;69(6):1325-1336.

 

To evaluate proinflammatory cytokines and leukocyte subpopulations in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and blood of patients with neonatal-onset multisystem inflammatory disease (NOMID) after treatment, and to compare inflammatory cytokines in the CSF and blood in 6 patients treated ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Neonatal meningitis" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Unexpected Ventriculitis Complication of Neonatal Meningitis Caused by Streptococcus gallolyticus Subsp. pasteurianus: a Case Report.
 

Author(s): Yoshiko Yamamura, Yuka Mihara, Keigo Nakatani, Toshihiro Nishiguchi, Tadayoshi Ikebe

Journal: Jpn. J. Infect. Dis.. 2018 Jan;71(1):68-71.

 

Streptococcus gallolyticus subsp. pasteurianus, previously recognized as S. bovis biotype II/2, is an uncommon yet important cause of invasive infection in young infants. Here, we report the first case of ventriculitis that was unexpectedly diagnosed in the course of neonatal meningitis ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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

Author(s): Verónica 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: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Neonatal Bacterial Meningitis Cohort
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Bacterial Meningitis; Neonatal Infection

 

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2018

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