TITLE

PERITONSILLAR ABSCESS CAUSED BY GEMELLA MORBILLORUM

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Nobel Medicus Journal;Sep-Dec2010, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p95
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
58686647

 

Related Articles

  • Streptococcus suis. Nguyen Minh Duong, Julian; Nguyen Thi Hoang Mai; Campbell, James Ian // Practical Neurology;Feb2004, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p46 

    Streptococcus suis is a facultative anaerobic cossus. It is a zoonotic pathogen causing disease in both pigs and humans. There is a high degree of carriage in the upper respiratory tract of healthy pigs, mainly in the tonsils and nasopharynx, and in the uterus, with some carriage in the gut. It...

  • Meningite Bacteriana Aguda como Doença Ocupacional. SEIXAS, Diana; LEBRE, Ana; CRESPO, Pedro; FERREIRA, Eugénia; SERRA, José Eduardo; SARAIVA DA CUNHA, José Gabriel // Acta Medica Portuguesa;jul/ago2014, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p519 

    Streptococcus suis is a zoonotic pathogen with worldwide distribution, responsible for more than 700 human cases globally reported. This infection affects mostly men, exposed to pig or pork, which leads to its usual classification as an occupational disease. We report a case of acute bacterial...

  • Usefulness of Immunohistochemical Diagnosis of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Formalin-Fixed, Paraffin-Embedded Specimens Compared With Culture and Gram Stain Techniques. Jeannette Guarner; Michelle Packard; Kurt Nolte; Christopher Paddock; Wun-Ju Shieh; Maria Tondella; Lesley McGee; Sherif Zaki // American Journal of Clinical Pathology;Apr2007, Vol. 127 Issue 4, p612 

    Streptococcus pneumoniae is the most frequent cause of pneumonia and meningitis. Because S pneumoniae can colonize the upper respiratory tract and antibiotic treatment may inhibit growth, culture-based diagnosis can be problematic. An immunohistochemical assay using a polyclonal antibody against...

  • Group A Streptococcal Multifocal Septic Arthritis: A Case Report. Feder Jr., Henry M.; Lawrence, Christopher // Clinical Pediatrics;Aug1999, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p481 

    Presents a case report of an unusual manifestation of invasive group A beta-hemolytic streptococci disease--septic arthritis involving multiple joints. Information on the signs and symptoms of a 9-year-old boy patient; Aspirations taken from the patient; Cause of septic arthritis in pediatric...

  • Role of Nasal Endoscopy in Chronic Osteomyelitis of Maxilla and Zygoma: A Case Report. Arunkumar, J. S.; Naik, Ashok S.; Prasad, K. C.; Santhosh, S. G. // Case Reports in Medicine;2011, p1 

    Osteomyelitis of the jaws was relatively common before the era of antibiotic therapy and preventive and restorative dentistry. Osteomyelitis is an acute or chronic inflammatory process that can involve cortical and trabecular aspects of bone or bonemarrow. Cranial bones are infrequently...

  • Recurrent severe invasive pneumococcal disease in an adult with previously unknown hyposplenia. Ballegaard, Vibe C.; Schejbel, Lone; Hoffmann, Steen; Kantsø, Bjørn; Fischer, Christian P. // BMC Infectious Diseases;2015, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p1 

    Background: The risk of life-threatening and invasive infections with encapsulated bacteria is increased in patients with hyposplenia or asplenia. We report a case of recurrent invasive pneumococcal meningitis in a woman with previous unknown hyposplenia. She was vaccinated after the first...

  • Cryptococcal osteomyelitis in a clinically immune-competent child. Firth, G. B.; Ntanjana, T.; Law, T. // Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases;2015, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p138 

    Cryptococcus neoformans is a fungus which rarely infects immune competent children. It commonly affects the lung and central nervous system in immunodeficient individuals. Osteomyelitis is extremely rare and this case report presents an eight-year-old immune competent boy with a tibial...

  • Streptococcus pneumoniae meningitis in an adult with normal cerebrospinal fluid. Montassier, Emmanuel; Trewick, David; Batard, Eric; Potel, Gilles // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/4/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 14, p1618 

    The article presents a case study of a 60-year-old woman who was taken to the emergency department due to fever and headache. The patient has history of an appendectomy and hysterectomy. It adds that the initial blood culture has confirmed that the patient was positive for Streptococcus...

  • Artritis piógena por Streptococcus agalactiae. Aportación de cuatro casos y revisión de la literatura. Rodríguez, Norberto Gómez; Bellas, Yolanda Penelas-Cortés; Chorén Durán, María Luisa; de la Puente, María del Carmen // Reumatologia Clinica;may/jun2010, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p148 

    Most infections by group B streptococcus of the Lancefield classification (Streptococcus agalactiae), were reported in pregnant women or during the puerperal period, as well as in neonates. During the past three decades there have been reports of increasingly invasive infections in adults...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics