A longitudinal case series description of meningitis due to Streptococcus gallolyticus subsp. pasteurianus in infants.

@article{Klatte2012ALC,
  title={A longitudinal case series description of meningitis due to Streptococcus gallolyticus subsp. pasteurianus in infants.},
  author={J Michael Klatte and Jill E. Clarridge and Denise Bratcher and Rangaraj Selvarangan},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={50 1},
  pages={57-60}
}
Streptococcus gallolyticus subsp. pasteurianus, previously known as Streptococcus bovis biotype II.2, is known to cause multiple infectious complications, including bacterial meningitis, in adults. Only sporadic individual case reports have identified this pathogen as a cause of meningitis in infants. This study is the first to longitudinally document S. gallolyticus subsp. pasteurianus as a cause of meningitis in four epidemiologically unrelated infants less than 2 weeks of age. The 16S rRNA… CONTINUE READING

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