Other Names for this Disease
- Fatal pneumococcal Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome
- Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome
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Treatment may include antibiotics and glucocorticoids. Other treatment is symptomatic and supportive.
Last updated: 2/4/2016
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