[Serotypes of pneumococci isolated from children with pneumonia: implication of pneumococcal specific immunization].

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For the 15 years from 1978 to 1992 serologic typing was performed on 124 pneumococcus isolates from children with acute pneumonia. The source of bacteria was material obtained by aspirative pulmonary punction, pleural fluid or blood; 122 capsular antigens representing groups and types could be determined. Of the 122 isolates serogrouped 14, 1, 6, 5, 4, 7… (More)

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@article{Hein1995SerotypesOP, title={[Serotypes of pneumococci isolated from children with pneumonia: implication of pneumococcal specific immunization].}, author={Nichole D Hein and Bernardo Ejzenberg and Jo{\~a}o Paulo Becker Lotufo and Evandro Roberto Baldacci and Maria Cristina de Cunto Brandileone and Vaninha Vieira and Yassuhiko Okay}, journal={Revista do Hospital das Clinicas}, year={1995}, volume={50 5}, pages={280-3} }