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Unusual case of Aeromonas hydrophila endocarditis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1905319     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We describe a case of Aeromonas hydrophila endocarditis in a 66-year-old man with myelodysplastic syndrome and non-A, non-B hepatitis, The infection resolved with antibiotic therapy, but the patient succumbed to complications of his underlying illness. This is the second case of Aeromonas endocarditis reported in the world literature.
K R Ong; E Sordillo; E Frankel
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of clinical microbiology     Volume:  29     ISSN:  0095-1137     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Clin. Microbiol.     Publication Date:  1991 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-08-01     Completed Date:  1991-08-01     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7505564     Medline TA:  J Clin Microbiol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1056-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Allergy, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York 10025.
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MeSH Terms
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Drug Therapy, Combination / therapeutic use
Endocarditis, Bacterial / complications,  drug therapy,  etiology*
Hepatitis C / complications
Myelodysplastic Syndromes / complications
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-Bacterial Agents

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