• outbreaks
  • The surveillance, which was conducted by EHNRI in collaboration with the Oromiya and SNNP Regional Health bureaus, was intended to evaluate the response of the two regions during meningococcal meningitis outbreaks of last year in their respective regions. (gov.et)
  • serotypes
  • The investment in the new facility plant is the largest capital investment in Omaha to date for the company, and will result in production, formulation, filling and packaging capacity facilities, which are intended to help significantly reduce time to market for the firm's Meningococcal meningitis serotypes A, C, Y & W-135 vaccine production capacity to meet the demand of sub-Saharan Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • Africa
  • The highest risk areas are in the Meningitis Belt - the semi-arid area of sub-Saharan Africa that extends from the Atlantic Ocean to the Red Sea. (iamat.org)
  • chloramphenicol
  • In low-income countries, the WHO no longer recommends oily chloramphenicol as first-line to treat meningitis, but recognises it may be used with caution if there are no available alternatives. (wikipedia.org)