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First report of Salmonella enterica serotype panama meningitis associated with consumption of contaminated breast milk by a neonate.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16208031     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Salmonella enterica serotype Panama is capable of causing severe infection in children and is often transmitted via contaminated food. Here, we present the first documented case of serotype Panama infection that was acquired through the consumption of contaminated breast milk. The mother excreted the organism asymptomatically for at least 2 weeks.
Te-Li Chen; Peck-Foong Thien; Shu-Chin Liaw; Chang-Phone Fung; L K Siu
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of clinical microbiology     Volume:  43     ISSN:  0095-1137     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Clin. Microbiol.     Publication Date:  2005 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-10-06     Completed Date:  2005-11-28     Revised Date:  2013-06-07    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7505564     Medline TA:  J Clin Microbiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  5400-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Sections of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Teipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang-Ming University,Taipei 114, Taiwan.
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MeSH Terms
Breast Feeding*
Infant, Newborn
Infectious Disease Transmission, Vertical
Meningitis, Bacterial / microbiology*
Milk, Human / microbiology*
Salmonella Infections / microbiology*,  transmission
Salmonella enterica / classification,  genetics,  isolation & purification*,  pathogenicity

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