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PHIL Image 5003

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Description:This is an inferior view of a brain infected with Gram-negative Haemophilus influenzae bacteria.

In the U.S. and other industrialized countries, more than 50% of H. influenzae serotype b cases present as meningitis with fever, headache, and stiff neck. 3%-6% of cases are fatal; up to 20% of surviving patients have permanent hearing loss.

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  • CDC – Div. of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases: Haemophilus influenzae Serotype b (Hib) Disease
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    MeSH
    tree picture Diseases
    tree picture tree picture Bacterial Infections and Mycoses
    tree picturetree picture tree picture Bacterial Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Central Nervous System Bacterial Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Meningitis, Bacterial
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Meningitis, Haemophilus
    tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Pasteurellaceae Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Haemophilus Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Meningitis, Haemophilus
    tree picture tree picture Nervous System Diseases
    tree picturetree picture tree picture Central Nervous System Diseases
    tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Central Nervous System Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Central Nervous System Bacterial Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Meningitis, Bacterial
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Meningitis, Haemophilus
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Meningitis
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Meningitis, Bacterial
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Meningitis, Haemophilus
    Copyright Restrictions:None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions. As a matter of courtesy we request that the content provider be credited and notified in any public or private usage of this image.
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