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Neisseria Meningitidis

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Miranda Duke

on 13 April 2011

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Transcript of Neisseria Meningitidis

Neisseria Meningitidis Fever? Headache? V Nausea High fever? Headache? Nausea? Vomiting? Look Like this? You could be Under attack By the worlds Most wanted We You get Medical Help ASAP It could be Life threatening. If diagnosed to late Suggest What is Neisseria Meningitidis? It is a bacteria that is best known for it's role in
endemic bacterial meningitis. it is transmitted by bodily fluids. Lives in the mucus membranes of humans like a parasite. Many deaths are associated with this epidemic. That is why You need to report to the hospital ASAP if you see
Neisseria meningitidis ANYWHERE! Neisseria Meningitidis can only be found in temperatures higher than 30 degrees. That is why you can find it in Humans throats and or noses. A picture of our most wanted:
Jenna is a survivor of Neisseria Meningitidis she says that she is very lucky to even be alive! Jenna said that there was a chance she could of died, but they caught the neisseria meningitidis before it was to late! "I felt my neck stiffen, I had a fever, I also had a major headache... I just knew something was wrong." - Jenna Now we are looking for anyone else who has
been under the attack by Neisseria Meningitidis. Jenna said she was hospitalized imediatly and given antibiotics.
Prevention:
-Vaccine
(At this time, it is not recommended to receive the vaccination if you are living in a highly developed and industrialized country because these countries are at low risk for an epidemic of bacterial meningitis.) Strain W135 has shown up along the annual pilgrimage to Mecca especially in the country of Saudi Arabia. The most important strains of Neisseria Meningitidis are A, B, C, X, Y and W135. Strain A is found most often in Sub-Sahara Africa. Strain B is found mainly in the United Kingdom and an epidemic of this strain was also reported in New Zealand. Strain C is has caused epidemics in the United Kingdom. Strain Y has emerged as the cause of disease in North America.
If you see Neisseria Meningitidis anywhere
please call

1-800-Bacteriastoppers
REWARD:

Your health :) References:

http://bioweb.uwlax.edu/bio203/s2008/bingen_sama/

http://www.brown.edu/Courses/Bio_160/Projects1999/bmenin/nmenin.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neisseria_meningitidis
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