listeria meningitis

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Synonyms for listeria meningitis

an infectious disease of animals and humans (especially newborn or immunosuppressed persons) caused by the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes


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Listeria meningitis after infliximab treatment of ulcerative colitis.
A case of listeria meningitis associated with increased adenosine deaminase in cerebrospinal fluid.
There also was one case of listeria meningitis (a serious infection of the membrane covering the brain and spinal cord) and two people developed Graves' disease, an autoimmune thyroid condition that requires lifetime maintenance.
After losing his vision in a nearly fatal attack of listeria meningitis, Goode was recognized as a role model for hard work and dependability.