A 71-year-old mesothelioma patient developed pleuro-pericarditis and pleural empyema. Bacteriological examinations and serological identification proved group F Streptococcus in the pleural fluid. Anamnestic data suggested that the source of infection might have been the oral cavity after dental surgery.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Acta microbiologica et immunologica Hungarica|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 1 2001|
- Group F Streptococcus infection
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Immunology and Microbiology(all)