PMID: 7806886Sep 1, 1994Paper

Primary meningococcal conjunctivitis and the need for prophylaxis in close contacts

The Journal of Infection
R E StansfieldR J Fallon

Abstract

We present three cases of primary meningococcal conjunctivitis associated with systemic sepsis. The management of such patients should include combined topical and parenteral therapy with appropriate chemoprophylaxis for close contacts of cases.

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Apr 24, 1943·British Medical Journal·P B Beeson, E Westerman

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Oct 1, 2011·Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine·Jakiyah DaudWan Hazabbah Wan Hitam
Sep 28, 2004·Cornea·Christopher M AndreoliLynnette M Watkins
May 1, 1997·Australian and New Zealand Journal of Ophthalmology·F Irani, T Ruddell
Apr 22, 2008·Clinical Pediatrics·Ruchi GuptaMorven S Edwards
Jun 19, 2012·The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal·Andrew TerranellaThomas A Clark
Aug 12, 1998·Revista de saúde pública·D E BarrosoC A Solari

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