Description

Examining meningitis mainly from a bacterial perspective, but also including an overview of viral, fungal and chronic meningitis, this book describes the anatomy of the meninges and clinical signs and symptoms of meningitis. Individual organisms that cause meningitis worldwide are dealt with in specific chapters, describing in detail how these pathogens interact with the human host at both a molecular and cellular level, providing a thorough understanding of bacterial virulence factors and host cell response.

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General Information  
Author(s)Christodoulides M
PublisherCabi
Edition1
ISBN9781780641621
Pages280
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearAugust 2013