Term: Streptococcus pneumoniae
Last Updated: 2011-05-05
A significant human pathogenic bacterium that causes respiratory infections in children and adults and is a leading cause of meningitis, bacterial pneumonia, and acute otitis media (inner ear infection).
- Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV-7)
- Pneumococcal Disease
- Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine 23 (PPV-23)
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