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Staphylococcus aureus meningitis--a rare complication of iliacus muscle abscess.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9279737     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Staphylococcus aureus meningitis is a rare but well recognized condition which had a high mortality and incidence of neurological sequelae. It is usually associated with chronic underlying conditions. A case is reported of S. aureus meningitis in a previously healthy young man. The epidemiology, microbiological findings and treatment of this condition are discussed.
Authors:
S L Parker; K S Conn; P I Ignotus
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of infection     Volume:  35     ISSN:  0163-4453     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Infect.     Publication Date:  1997 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-10-28     Completed Date:  1997-10-28     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7908424     Medline TA:  J Infect     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  92-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Public Health Laboratory, William Harvey Hospital, Ashford, Kent, U.K.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Humans
Male
Meningitis, Bacterial / etiology*
Psoas Abscess / complications*,  radiography
Staphylococcal Infections / complications,  etiology*

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