facebooktwitterRSS
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
 

« News Home

MENINGOCOCCAL DISEASE



Published: Thu, May 31, 2001 @ 12:00 a.m.


MENINGOCOCCAL DISEASE
Here are some of the symptoms of the illness:
Among those 2 years old or older, the most common signs are high fever, headache and stiff neck. Other symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, discomfort looking at bright lights, confusion and sleepiness.
In newborns and small infants, classic symptoms are fever, headache and neck stiffness. However, some infants only appear inactive or irritable, or have vomiting and loss of appetite.
Symptoms can develop over several hours, or they can take one to two days. As the disease progresses, patients of any age may have seizures.


Don't Miss a Story

Sign up for our newsletter to receive daily news directly in your inbox.

News
Opinion
Entertainment
Sports
Services
Classifieds
Records
Discussions
Community
Help
Forms
Neighbors

HomeTerms of UsePrivacy StatementAdvertiseStaff DirectoryHelp
© 2016 Vindy.com. All rights reserved. A service of The Vindicator.
107 Vindicator Square. Youngstown, OH 44503

Phone Main: 330.747.1471 • Interactive Advertising: 330.740.2955 • Classified Advertising: 330.746.6565
Sponsored Links: Vindy Wheels | Vindy Jobs | Vindy Homes