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Neisseria sicca endocarditis: report of a case and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  253721     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A rare case of bacterial endocarditis caused by Neisseria sicca is reported. Review of the literature revealed only five other cases where sufficient data existed to confirm this particular organism as the etiological agent of bacterial endocarditis.
Authors:
R M Gay; R E Sevier
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of clinical microbiology     Volume:  8     ISSN:  0095-1137     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Clin. Microbiol.     Publication Date:  1978 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-05-16     Completed Date:  1979-05-16     Revised Date:  2010-09-02    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7505564     Medline TA:  J Clin Microbiol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  729-32     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anti-Bacterial Agents / pharmacology
Blood / microbiology
Endocarditis, Bacterial / drug therapy,  etiology*
Female
Humans
Middle Aged
Neisseria / drug effects,  isolation & purification*
Penicillin G / administration & dosage
Penicillin Resistance
Streptomycin / administration & dosage
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-Bacterial Agents; 57-92-1/Streptomycin; 61-33-6/Penicillin G
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