Meningococcal Disease Basics - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Meningococcal Disease Basics

Meningococcal disease is an illness caused by a bacteria called Neisseria meningitidis (or "Bacterial Meningitis"). It often causes meningitis but it can also cause bloodstream infections, pneumonia, joint infections, and other illness.

Meningococcal Disease

  • WHO Meningococcal Disease
    World Health Organization (WHO) information about the incidence of meningococcal disease around the world.

Meningococcal Vaccination

  • Meningococcal VIS
    The Vaccine Information Statement on meningococcal vaccine from CDC.

Updated Tuesday, 29-Jan-2019 16:20:14 CST