Chronic meningococcaemia

  • I Caro
  • DJ Salant

Abstract

A case of chronic meningococcaemia is presented. The clinical features, complications, laboratory findings and treatment of this condition are discussed. The resemblance, both clinically and histologically, to allergic vasculitis is stressed.

S. Afr. Med. J., 48, 2154 (1974).

Author Biographies

I Caro
Departments of Dermatology and Internal Medicine, Johannesburg General Hospital and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
DJ Salant
Departments of Dermatology and Internal Medicine, Johannesburg General Hospital and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Published
2018-04-18
Section
Articles

Journal Identifiers


eISSN: 0256-95749
print ISSN: 2078-5135