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Dermacoccus sp. isolated from a brain abscess in a 4-year-old child




Julkaisun tekijät: Ivaska Lauri, Alyazidi Raidan, Hoang Linda, Goldfar David M.

Kustantaja: Elsevier B.V.

Julkaisuvuosi: 2019

Journal: Journal of Infection and Chemotherapy

Tietokannassa oleva lehden nimi: Journal of Infection and Chemotherapy

Volyymi: 25

Julkaisunumero: 12

Sivujen määrä: 4

ISSN: 1437-7780

eISSN: 1437-7780

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jiac.2019.05.033

Rinnakkaistallenteen osoite: https://research.utu.fi/converis/portal/detail/Publication/41620307


Tiivistelmä

Dermacoccus spp. have rarely been reported as human pathogens. We describe a case of a 4-year-old boywith congenital heart disease who was diagnosed with a brain abscess. The abscess was drained and thesample grew Streptococcus intermedius, Aggregatibacter aphrophilus and Dermacoccus sp..Dermacoccus grew after 5 days of incubation and the patient was treated with meropenem.


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