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Meningitis, Pneumococcal

 Subject
Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings
Scope Note: Notes = An acute purulent infection of the meninges and subarachnoid space caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, most prevalent in children and adults over the age of 60. ,Created For = LHSA-Dott

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

3.23 Female, Single, 15-24 yrs, High grade mental defective, Physical illness or invalidism, June 1947

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/3
Scope and Contents "Meningitis 6 years ago, getting increasingly deaf since, but M[ental] D[efective] anyhow. Has minor fits - loses consciousness for a few minutes and becomes rigid. Associated with her periods. Does not get a proper wage but seem squite satisfied - working in the Convalescent Home. Sister, very timid, living with her. Parents dead? [Female informant] considered that there was an hysterical element in the family. Seen by PSW."
Dates: Other: June 1947

PR1.214, 1930-1934

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.214
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, reports, nurses' report book and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 6 at first examination in 1930. Conditions mentioned include: pneumococcal meningitis. Surgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.
Dates: 1930-1934

PR3.286, 1941-1942

 Item
Identifier: LHB40 CC/2/PR3.286
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts and notes relating to male captain fromScotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians)aged 28 at first examination in 1941 Conditions mentioned include: slight concussional head injury; diplopia; nystagmus; headaches; psychomotor epileptic episode; convulsions; paranasal sinusitis; and pneumococcal meningitis. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital after readmission.
Dates: 1941-1942

PR3.423, 1941

 Item
Identifier: LHB40 CC/2/PR3.423
Scope and Contents Charts, drawings, correspondence and photographs relating to male private aged 24 at first examination in 1941 Conditions mentioned include: pneumoccocal meningitis; memory defect; paraesthesiae; visual field defects; amnesia; homonymous hemianopic defects; brain atrophy; and lesion. No treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1941

PR2.1511, 1941-1942

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.1511
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts and notes relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 20 at first examination in 1942. Conditions mentioned include: facial paralysis; headache; and pneumococcal meningitis. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.
Dates: 1941-1942

PR2.2109, 1943

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.2109
Scope and Contents Typed case summary and correspondence relating to male patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 12 at first examination in 1943. Conditions mentioned include: pneumococcal meningitis; and otitis media. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.
Dates: 1943

PR2.4256, 1946-1947

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.4256
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 32 at first examination in 1946. Conditions mentioned include: head injury; pneumococcal meningitis; skull fracture; and work accident. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1946-1947

PR2.5724, 1947-1965

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.5724
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, report and correspondence relating to male patient from outside Great Britain aged 22 at first examination in 1947. Conditions mentioned include: headache; failure of vision; meningioma; and pneumococcal meningitis. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1947-1965

PR2.6339, 1948

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.6339
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, reports and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 1 at first examination in 1948. Conditions mentioned include: left parietal intracerebral abscess following pneumococcal meningitis; and spastic paresis in extension. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1948

PR2.6667, 1948

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.6667
Scope and Contents Typed case summary and charts relating to male patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 1 at first examination in 1948. Conditions mentioned include: pneumococcal meningitis. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1948