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Pneumococcal disease among children in a rural area of west Africa

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal

May 1, 1996

Tim O'DempseyBrian M Greenwood

PMID: 8724066

Abstract

The pneumococcus is a frequent cause of pneumonia and other serious infections among young children in developing countries. Defining the pattern of pneumococcal infection in these countries is important so that, with the advent of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines, rational vaccination p...read more

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Penicillin
Pneumococcal conjugate
Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
Meningitis
Sepsis
Invasive Pneumococcal Disease, Recurrent Isolated,1
Antibiotics
Polyvalent pneumococcal vaccine
Pneumococcal Infections
Pneumonia
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Pneumococcal disease among children in a rural area of west Africa

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal

May 1, 1996

Tim O'DempseyBrian M Greenwood

PMID: 8724066

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Abstract

The pneumococcus is a frequent cause of pneumonia and other serious infections among young children in developing countries. Defining the pattern of pneumococcal infection in these countries is important so that, with the advent of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines, rational vaccination p...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Penicillin
Pneumococcal conjugate
Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
Meningitis
Sepsis
Invasive Pneumococcal Disease, Recurrent Isolated,1
Antibiotics
Polyvalent pneumococcal vaccine
Pneumococcal Infections
Pneumonia

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