Haemophilus influenzae infection

Manifestations

Appropriate Tests

 

Microscopy and culture of fluid from specific site, as appropriate; Blood culture, Full blood count. 16sRNA for sterile sites - discuss with local pathologist.

Meningitis

 

Epiglottitis

 

Cellulitis

 

Bacteraemia / Septicaemia

 

Pneumonia

 

Septic arthritis

See Arthritis - septic

Osteomyelitis

 

Other sites

 

  • Vaginitis
  • Pericarditis
  • Otitis media

Genital swab (vaginal). See Vaginal discharge