Feature of pneumococcus – MCQ

False regarding Pneumococcus is?
A. Causes mild form of meningitis
B. Respiratory tract of carriers is the most important source of infection
C. Commonest cause of otitis media
D. Capsule is important in virulence

Correct answer : A. Causes mild form of meningitis

Pneumococcal meningitis is very severe and is fatal if untreated.

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