Meningococcemia MeningococcemiaRelated Procedures & Tests « Back to Meningococcemia Index Sorted Alphabetically A-Z Sort by popularity Childhood Vaccination Schedule Lumbar Puncture MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging Scan) PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) Vaccination FAQs Vaccination Schedule for Adults and Adolescents Sorted by Popularity (as on MedicineNet) Sort alphabetically MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging Scan) PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) Lumbar Puncture Childhood Vaccination Schedule Vaccination Schedule for Adults and Adolescents Vaccination FAQs Suggested Reading on Meningococcemia by Our Doctors Related Diseases & Conditions 13 articles Rash The word "rash" means an outbreak of red bumps on the body. The way people use this term, "a rash" can refer to many different skin conditions. The most Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension) Low blood pressure, also referred to as hypotension, is blood pressure that is so low that it causes symptoms or signs due to the low flow of blood through Sepsis Sepsis (blood poisoning) is a potentially deadly infection with signs and symptoms that include elevated heart rate, low or high temperature, rapid breathing Thrombocytopenia (Low Platelet Count) Thrombocytopenia refers to a decreased number of platelets in the blood. There are many causes of thrombocytopenia such as decreased platelet production Headache Headaches can be divided into two categories: primary headaches and secondary headaches. Migraine headaches, tension headaches, and cluster headaches are Fever Although a fever technically is any body temperature above the normal of 98.6 degrees F. (37 degrees C.), in practice a person is usually not considered Fatigue Fatigue can be described in various ways. Sometimes fatigue is described as feeling a lack of energy and motivation (both mental and physical). The causes Shock (Medical) Medical shock is a life-threatening medical condition. There are several types of medical shock, septic shock, anaphylactic shock, cardiogenic shock, hypovolemic Meningitis Encephalitis is a brain inflammation that causes sudden fever, vomiting, headache, light sensitivity, stiff neck and back, drowsiness, and irritability. Myocarditis Myocarditis is an inflammation of the heart muscle and can be caused by a variety of infections, conditions, and viruses. Symptoms of myocarditis include Children's Health Children's health is focused on the well-being of children from conception through adolescence. There are many aspects of children's health, including Teens Teenagers recognize that they are developmentally between child and adult. Teen health prevention includes maintaining a healthy diet, exercising regularly, Headaches in Children Kids get headaches and migraines too. Many adults with headaches started having them as kids, in fact, 20% of adult headache sufferers say their headaches Medications 3 articles Procedures & Tests 6 articles Pictures, Images & Quizzes 2 articles Doctor's & Expert's Views 1 articles Health News 2 articles Health Features 0 articles STAY INFORMED Get the latest health and medical information delivered direct to your inbox!