Serotype distribution and antibiotic sensitivity of pneumococcal isolates that causes
invasive pneumococcal diseases which are obtained from the blood, CSF, and/or all other
sterile body areas (catheter, pleural fluid, parasynthesis fluid, pericardial fluid,
synovial fluid, BAL) of the adults of 18 years of age or older with children that are
younger than 18 years old at these centers and laboratories will be defined.
Isolation of any other microorganism than pneumococcus at the same sample.