Cerebrovascular Complications of Pediatric Pneumococcal Meningitis in the PCV13 Era.


A previously healthy, full-term 5-month-old girl presented to the emergency department with a 1-day history of fever to 103°F, emesis, poor feeding, and progressive lethargy. She had recently started day care. The patient had received her routine 2and 4-month childhood vaccines on schedule, including the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13… (More)
DOI: 10.1542/hpeds.2015-0236

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