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Listeria meningitis

MedGen UID:
7536
Concept ID:
C0025293
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Listeria Meningitides; Listeria Meningitis; Listeria monocytogenes Meningitides; Listeria monocytogenes Meningitis; Meningitides, Listeria; Meningitides, Listeria monocytogenes; Meningitis, Listeria; Meningitis, Listeria monocytogenes
SNOMED CT: Meningitis due to listeriosis (31568009); Listeria meningitis (31568009)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0006836

Definition

Inflammation of the meninges caused by listeria monocytogenes infection, usually occurring in individuals under the age of 3 years or over the age of 50 years. It may occur at any age in individuals with immunologic deficiency syndromes. Clinical manifestations include fever, altered mentation, headache, meningeal signs, focal neurologic signs, and seizures. (From Medicine 1998 Sep;77(5):313-36) [from MONDO]

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  • CROGVListeria meningitis

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Etiology

Young N, Thomas M
Intern Med J 2018 Nov;48(11):1294-1307. doi: 10.1111/imj.14102. PMID: 30387309
Engelen-Lee JY, Koopmans MM, Brouwer MC, Aronica E, van de Beek D
J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 2018 Oct 1;77(10):950-957. doi: 10.1093/jnen/nly077. PMID: 30169667Free PMC Article
Pagliano P, Arslan F, Ascione T
Infez Med 2017 Sep 1;25(3):210-216. PMID: 28956537
Pagliano P, Ascione T, Boccia G, De Caro F, Esposito S
Infez Med 2016 Jun 1;24(2):105-11. PMID: 27367319
Thønnings S, Knudsen JD, Schønheyder HC, Søgaard M, Arpi M, Gradel KO, Østergaard C; Danish Collaborative Bacteraemia Network (DACOBAN)
Clin Microbiol Infect 2016 Aug;22(8):725-30. Epub 2016 Jun 23 doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2016.06.006. PMID: 27345176

Diagnosis

Young N, Thomas M
Intern Med J 2018 Nov;48(11):1294-1307. doi: 10.1111/imj.14102. PMID: 30387309
Pagliano P, Arslan F, Ascione T
Infez Med 2017 Sep 1;25(3):210-216. PMID: 28956537
Thønnings S, Knudsen JD, Schønheyder HC, Søgaard M, Arpi M, Gradel KO, Østergaard C; Danish Collaborative Bacteraemia Network (DACOBAN)
Clin Microbiol Infect 2016 Aug;22(8):725-30. Epub 2016 Jun 23 doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2016.06.006. PMID: 27345176
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Therapy

Sugiura K, Ihara T
Intern Emerg Med 2021 Apr;16(3):777-778. Epub 2021 Jan 3 doi: 10.1007/s11739-020-02579-7. PMID: 33392970
Young N, Thomas M
Intern Med J 2018 Nov;48(11):1294-1307. doi: 10.1111/imj.14102. PMID: 30387309
Pagliano P, Arslan F, Ascione T
Infez Med 2017 Sep 1;25(3):210-216. PMID: 28956537
Pagliano P, Ascione T, Boccia G, De Caro F, Esposito S
Infez Med 2016 Jun 1;24(2):105-11. PMID: 27367319
Thønnings S, Knudsen JD, Schønheyder HC, Søgaard M, Arpi M, Gradel KO, Østergaard C; Danish Collaborative Bacteraemia Network (DACOBAN)
Clin Microbiol Infect 2016 Aug;22(8):725-30. Epub 2016 Jun 23 doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2016.06.006. PMID: 27345176

Prognosis

Engelen-Lee JY, Koopmans MM, Brouwer MC, Aronica E, van de Beek D
J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 2018 Oct 1;77(10):950-957. doi: 10.1093/jnen/nly077. PMID: 30169667Free PMC Article
Pagliano P, Arslan F, Ascione T
Infez Med 2017 Sep 1;25(3):210-216. PMID: 28956537
Thønnings S, Knudsen JD, Schønheyder HC, Søgaard M, Arpi M, Gradel KO, Østergaard C; Danish Collaborative Bacteraemia Network (DACOBAN)
Clin Microbiol Infect 2016 Aug;22(8):725-30. Epub 2016 Jun 23 doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2016.06.006. PMID: 27345176
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Clinical prediction guides

Engelen-Lee JY, Koopmans MM, Brouwer MC, Aronica E, van de Beek D
J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 2018 Oct 1;77(10):950-957. doi: 10.1093/jnen/nly077. PMID: 30169667Free PMC Article
Pagliano P, Arslan F, Ascione T
Infez Med 2017 Sep 1;25(3):210-216. PMID: 28956537
Pagliano P, Ascione T, Boccia G, De Caro F, Esposito S
Infez Med 2016 Jun 1;24(2):105-11. PMID: 27367319
Thønnings S, Knudsen JD, Schønheyder HC, Søgaard M, Arpi M, Gradel KO, Østergaard C; Danish Collaborative Bacteraemia Network (DACOBAN)
Clin Microbiol Infect 2016 Aug;22(8):725-30. Epub 2016 Jun 23 doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2016.06.006. PMID: 27345176
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Recent systematic reviews

Karlsson WK, Harboe ZB, Roed C, Monrad JB, Lindelof M, Larsen VA, Kondziella D
J Neurol 2017 Sep;264(9):1875-1884. Epub 2017 Jul 20 doi: 10.1007/s00415-017-8572-2. PMID: 28730571

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