Acute deafness as the presenting symptom of bacterial meningitis

Elaine Cox, Martin Kleiman, Inessa Gelfand

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Abstract

Hearing loss has long been documented to occur during the course of meningitis. We report a case of a child presenting with deafness as the principal complaint of bacterial meningitis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)342-343
Number of pages2
JournalPediatric Infectious Disease Journal
Volume28
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 2009

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Bacterial Meningitides
Deafness
Hearing Loss
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Keywords

  • Acute deafness
  • Bacterial meningitis
  • Meningococcal meningitis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Microbiology (medical)

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Acute deafness as the presenting symptom of bacterial meningitis. / Cox, Elaine; Kleiman, Martin; Gelfand, Inessa.

In: Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, Vol. 28, No. 4, 04.2009, p. 342-343.

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Cox, Elaine ; Kleiman, Martin ; Gelfand, Inessa. / Acute deafness as the presenting symptom of bacterial meningitis. In: Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 2009 ; Vol. 28, No. 4. pp. 342-343.
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