Listeriosis associated with upper gastrointestinal endoscopy in an HIV-infected patient

Low, E. E.; Nathan, B.; Killingley, B. M.; Nelson, M.; Gazzard, B.
June 2007
International Journal of STD & AIDS;Jun2007, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p431
Academic Journal
An HIV-infected man developed listeriosis six days after an upper gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy. Although listeriosis has been rarely described following lower GI endoscopy, we believe this is the first case related to upper GI endoscopy.


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