Symptoms of Hemophilus influenzae B
General information about symptoms of Hemophilus influenzae B: The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible symptoms of Hemophilus influenzae B. This symptom information has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of symptoms of Hemophilus influenzae B. Furthermore, symptoms of Hemophilus influenzae B may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of symptoms and whether they are indeed symptoms of Hemophilus influenzae B.
List of symptoms of Hemophilus influenzae B: The list of symptoms mentioned in various sources for Hemophilus influenzae B includes:
- Meningitis - and its related symptoms:
- Bacterial pneumonia
Symptoms of Hemophilus influenzae B: In the United States and other industrialized countries, more than one-half of Haemophilus influenzae serotype b (Hib) cases present as meningitis with fever, headache, and stiff neck. The remainder present as cellulitis, arthritis, or sepsis. In developing countries, Hib is the second leading cause of bacterial pneumonia deaths in children as well. 1
More symptoms of Hemophilus influenzae B: In addition to the above information, to get a full picture of the possible symptoms of this condition and its related conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by complications of Hemophilus influenzae B, underlying causes of Hemophilus influenzae B, associated conditions for Hemophilus influenzae B, risk factors for Hemophilus influenzae B, or other related conditions.
Medical articles on symptoms: These general reference articles may be of interest:
1. excerpt from Haemophilus influenzae Serotype b (Hib) Disease: DBMD
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