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Bacteria-associated haemophagocytic syndrome and septic pulmonary embolism caused by Burkholderia cepacia complex in a woman with chronic granulomatous disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17446299     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Chronic granulomatous disease (CGD) is a primary immunodeficiency characterized by recurrent infections with certain types of bacteria and fungi. Presented herein is the case of a 29 year old woman with CGD who suffered from bacteria-associated haemophagocytic syndrome and a septic pulmonary embolism following a uterine infection and sepsis, caused by Burkholderia cepacia complex.
Michi Hisano; Kana Sugawara; Osamu Tatsuzawa; Michihiro Kitagawa; Atsuko Murashima; Koushi Yamaguchi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of medical microbiology     Volume:  56     ISSN:  0022-2615     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Med. Microbiol.     Publication Date:  2007 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-04-20     Completed Date:  2007-06-07     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0224131     Medline TA:  J Med Microbiol     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  702-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Perinatology, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use
Antifungal Agents / therapeutic use
Burkholderia Infections / complications*,  drug therapy,  microbiology
Burkholderia cepacia complex / isolation & purification*
Granulomatous Disease, Chronic / complications*
Lipoproteins / therapeutic use
Lymphohistiocytosis, Hemophagocytic / drug therapy,  microbiology*
Minocycline / therapeutic use
Peptides, Cyclic / therapeutic use
Pulmonary Embolism / microbiology*
Sepsis / complications,  drug therapy,  microbiology*
Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole Combination / therapeutic use
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-Bacterial Agents; 0/Antifungal Agents; 0/Echinocandins; 0/Lipopeptides; 0/Lipoproteins; 0/Peptides, Cyclic; 0/micafungin; 10118-90-8/Minocycline; 8064-90-2/Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole Combination

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