What are the risk factors for pneumococcal infection?

Updated: Aug 27, 2018
  • Author: Claudia Antonieta Nieves Prado, MD; Chief Editor: John L Brusch, MD, FACP  more...
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  • Age (children < 2 y and elderly persons)

  • Fatigue

  • Chronic disease

  • Hospitalization [31]

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