[Fusobacterium necrophorum meningitis: forgotten complication of a gingivitis].

UNLABELLED By now Lemierre's syndrome is a seldom-described disease whose prognosis depends on the precocity of treatment. CASE PRESENTATION We report the case of an 11-month-old child, with a fulminant Fusobacterium necrophorum meningitis, which derived from a gingival infection, with fatal outcome. CONCLUSION This atypical case of Lemierre's syndrome… CONTINUE READING