[Granulicatella adiacens: an underestimated cause of endocarditis].

@article{Laho2011GranulicatellaAA,
  title={[Granulicatella adiacens: an underestimated cause of endocarditis].},
  author={D Laho and Philippe Delmotte and Sandra Baldassarre},
  journal={Revue medicale de Bruxelles},
  year={2011},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={182-4}
}
We report the case of an old man who was affected by an endocarditis related to Granulicatella adiacens, an uncommon bacteria, difficult to isolate and responsible for an important morbidity and mortality. Thus, it is mandatory to seek for endocarditis when this germ is demonstrated in order to start quickly an effective antibiotic treatment. Inversely, in… CONTINUE READING