[Invasive pneumococcal disease of serotype 6C with skin and soft tissue infections in an immunocompetent adult].

Abstract

We report herein on a rare case of deep-soft tissue infection due to invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD). A 77-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital with progressive pain in the right upper arm and the distal leg associated with swelling. We diagnosed the condition as multiple instances of cellulitis that were initially treated with ceftriaxone and… (More)

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