A rare case of Streptococcus sanguinis mycotic popliteal aneurysm

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INTRODUCTION Mycotic popliteal aneurysms are not a common phenomenon. They can initially be easily confused with other more trivial conditions such as a Baker's cyst. We present a case of a patient presenting with a progressively worsening leg swelling which was initially misdiagnosed. Only until symptoms rapidly progressed was a popliteal aneurysm… (More)
DOI: 10.1099/jmmcr.0.001479

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@inproceedings{Jolly2014ARC, title={A rare case of Streptococcus sanguinis mycotic popliteal aneurysm}, author={Karan Jolly and Rachel Barratt and Amit Nair}, booktitle={JMM case reports}, year={2014} }