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2 more meningococcal cases hit WA

The Department of Health today reported that an infant is recovering in hospital after being diagnosed with meningococcal disease. Meningococcal disease is an uncommon, life-threatening illness caused by a bacterial infection of the blood and/or the membranes that line the spinal cord and brain, and occasionally of other sites, such as the throat or large joints. There...
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Deadly meningococcal claims life of Ingham boy in North Queensland

Deadly meningococcal claims life of Ingham boy in North Queensland | Daily Telegraph