Three cases of Capnocytophaga canimorsus meningitis seen at a regional hospital in one year
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Three cases of meningitis caused by the fastidious Gram-negative rod Capnocytophaga canimorsus have been observed at a regional hospital in 1 y. The difficulties connected with the correct diagnosis by classical culturing methods in contrast to molecular methods, as well as possible reasons for the accumulation of cases, are discussed.
|Journal||Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases|
|Number of pages||5|
|Publication status||Published - Apr 2012|
- Aged, Capnocytophaga, Female, Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections, Hospitals, Humans, Male, Meningitis, Bacterial