Volume 4, Number 2—June 1998
Haemophilus influenzae Invasive Disease in the United States, 1994–1995: Near Disappearance of a Vaccine-Preventable Childhood Disease
|Site||Children aged 0 – 4yearsc||Persons aged > 5 yearsd|
|Bacteremiae||299 (62)||551 (51)|
|Meningitis||213 (44)||167 (16)|
|Pneumonia||42 (9)||390 (36)|
|Cellulitis||19 (4)||7 (1)|
|Epiglottitis||8 (2)||19 ( 2)|
aIncludes case-patients with multiple infection sites, such as meningitis and bacteremia.
eBacteremia is reported following positive blood culture results, with or without foci.
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