Lemierre Syndrome Variant: Necrobacillosis Associated With Inferior Vena Cava Thrombosis and Pulmonary Abscesses After Trauma-Induced Leg Abscess

Razonable, Raymund R.; Rahman, Anne E.; Wilson, Walter R.
September 2003
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Sep2003, Vol. 78 Issue 9, p1153
Academic Journal
Discusses the case of a male patient with necrobacillosis, an infection caused by Fusobacterium necrophorum. Lemierre syndrome variant; Inferior vena cava thrombosis and pulmonary abscesses after trauma-associated abscess in the leg; Pathogenic potential of the bacteria.


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