Meningococcal Disease Basics - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Meningococcal Disease Basics

Meningococcal disease is an illness caused by a bacteria called Neisseria meningitidis (or "Bacterial Meningitis"). It often causes meningitis but it can also cause bloodstream infections, pneumonia, joint infections, and other illness.

Meningococcal Disease

Meningococcal Vaccination

  • Meningococcal VIS
    The Vaccine Information Statement on meningococcal vaccine from CDC.

Updated Friday, 03-Jun-2022 14:56:59 CDT