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Abstract

Mycotic aneurysms represent less than 1% of all reported aneurysms, most of which occur in adults. We present the case of a 2-year-old boy with Streptococcus pyogenes bacteremia and a recurrent mycotic aneurysm.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1080-1082
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric Infectious Disease Journal
Volume31
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2012

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Infected Aneurysm
Bacteremia
Streptococcus
Streptococcus pyogenes
Aneurysm

Keywords

  • group A streptococcus
  • mycotic aneurysm

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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Recurrent mycotic aneurysm in a 2-year-old boy with group a streptococcus bacteremia. / Hoffman, Michelle A.; Ramey, Allison K.; Hammel, James; Truemper, Edward; Kutty, Shelby; Chatterjee, Archana.

In: Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, Vol. 31, No. 10, 01.10.2012, p. 1080-1082.

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