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What is meningitis? Meningitis is the inflammation of the ‘meninges’. The meninges are a layer that surrounds the brain and spinal cord that protect them from infection and damage. In most cases, meningitis is caused by viruses and bacteria. Since vaccines were introduced against some...

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What is linezolid? Linezolid is an antibiotic that works by stopping the growth of certain bacteria (bugs) that can cause infections. Linezolid is used in some people to treat chest infections and some skin or soft tissue infections. It can also be used ‘off-licence’ meaning outside of...

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If your child has any of these bacteria they can still go to school or nursery. Children sometimes come to clinic and have a cough but we do not find any bacteria on their swab samples. We will treat these symptoms with a course of antibiotics. Sometimes children may come to clinic and have...

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