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Cardiobacterium hominis endocarditis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  371398     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This report describes the isolation of Cardiobacterium hominis from a patient with a history of rheumatic heart disease. Seven blood cultures yielded the organism. This investigation includes the case history, significant details of the hospital course, and the bacteriological, biochemical, and antimicrobial characteristics of Cardiobacterium hominis, integrated with a brief review of the literature.
Authors:
M G Johnson; B L Wasilauskas
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American journal of medical technology     Volume:  45     ISSN:  0002-9335     ISO Abbreviation:  Am J Med Technol     Publication Date:  1979 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-05-16     Completed Date:  1979-05-16     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370505     Medline TA:  Am J Med Technol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  28-30     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use
Bacteria / growth & development,  isolation & purification*
Bacteriological Techniques
Blood / microbiology
Culture Media
Endocarditis, Bacterial / complications,  microbiology*
Humans
Male
Rheumatic Heart Disease / complications
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-Bacterial Agents; 0/Culture Media

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