Title: Actinobacillus (formerly Pasteurella) ureae meningitis and bacteraemia: report of a case and review of the literature
Authors: Verhaegen, Jan ×
Verbraeken, H
Cabuy, A
Vandeven, J
Vandepitte, Jozef #
Issue Date: Nov-1988
Series Title: The Journal of infection vol:17 issue:3 pages:249-53
Abstract: A 26-year-old man addicted to alcohol was admitted to hospital with headache and rhinorrhoea. Investigation revealed Pasteurella ureae meningitis and bacteraemia. A course of intravenous cefotaxime and penicillin G, followed by surgical correction of a nasocranial fistula, led to full recovery. Fourteen cases of serious extrarespiratory infections due to P. ureae are briefly reviewed.
ISSN: 0163-4453
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Faculty of Medicine - miscellaneous
Laboratory of Clinical Bacteriology and Mycology
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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