Tag Archives: Neisseria meningitidis

Fatal case of meningococcal infection – a salutary tale

This unfortunate 27 year old pregnant woman collapsed at home with a seizure and then died soon after.  She had a disseminated W135 serotype infection – this serotype has been associated with a number of recent severe cases in Hunter New England.  Neisseria meningitidis case presentation Dr Rexson Tse May 2016 Perhaps there were no preventable […]