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Fatal neutropenic enterocolitis due to clostridium septicum.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22519241     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We describe a case of Clostridium septicum enterocolitis in a patient with pre-B acute lymphoblastic leukaemia undergoing autologous stem cell transplant. In the setting of neutropenia, Clostridium septicum should be suspected in patients who develop signs and symptoms of acute abdomen.
Authors:
B K Shah; R KC
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The West Indian medical journal     Volume:  60     ISSN:  0043-3144     ISO Abbreviation:  West Indian Med J     Publication Date:  2011 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-04-23     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0417410     Medline TA:  West Indian Med J     Country:  Jamaica    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  594-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
St Joseph Regional Cancer Center, 1250 Idaho Street, Lewiston, Idaho, USA. binay.shah@gmail.com
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