What are sexual predilections of pneumococcal infection?

Updated: Aug 27, 2018
  • Author: Claudia Antonieta Nieves Prado, MD; Chief Editor: John L Brusch, MD, FACP  more...
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Answer

Most clinical studies of pneumococcal disease show a slight male predilection for disease; the reason for this is unclear.


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