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Disease Meningitis, Listeria

Name Meningitis, Listeria
Synonyms Cerebritides, Listeria | Cerebritis, Listeria | Listeria Cerebritides | Listeria Cerebritis | Listeria Meningitides | Listeria Meningitis | Listeria Meningoencephalitides | Listeria Meningoencephalitis | Listeria monocytogenes Meningitides | Listeria monocytogenes Meningitis | Meningitides, Listeria | Meningitides, Listeria monocytogenes | Meningitis, Listeria monocytogenes | Meningoencephalitides, Listeria | Meningoencephalitis, Listeria
Definition Inflammation of the meninges caused by LISTERIA MONOCYTOGENES infection, usually occurring in individuals under the age of 3 years or over the age of 50 years. It may occur at any age in individuals with IMMUNOLOGIC DEFICIENCY SYNDROMES. Clinical manifestations include FEVER, altered mentation, HEADACHE, meningeal signs, focal neurologic signs, and SEIZURES. (From Medicine 1998 Sep;77(5):313-36)
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D008584
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