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Meningococcemia kills 1 in Zamboanga; contact tracing on
 

Meningococcemia kills 1 in Zamboanga; contact tracing on

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Local health officials are tracing more than 200 people who were in contact with a 7-year old boy who died of meningococcemia in Zamboanga City.
 
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26 Aug 2017 - General
 
Madhubabu kaaja Thank you for showing interest in this topic. I am no expert in this matter too but common antibiotics used are ampicillin, cefotaxime, and ceftriaxone. I will have to verify this with specialists and get back to you. Meningococcemia is really fatal when not treated immediately and early detection is the best chance of providing cure. Prophylactic measures as you have mentioned are important to obs...
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