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Brain of a person who died from pneumococcal brain infection
Larger image: www.vaccineinformation.org/photos/pneuiac001a.jpg
Largest image: www.vaccineinformation.org/photos/pneuiac001b.jpg
Courtesy of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Pneumococcal meningitis in an alcoholic
Courtesy of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Child with pneumococcal disease

Copyright American Academy of Pediatrics
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This page was updated on April 13, 2021.
This page was reviewed on April 13, 2021.
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