Acute Listeria monocytogenes osteomyelitis.


The presentation and management of a case of acute Listeria monocytogenes osteomyelitis in a lady with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia are described. The literature on Listeria infection is briefly reviewed, and the importance of scrutinizing diphtheroid-like isolates in the laboratory is stressed.

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@article{Houang1976AcuteLM, title={Acute Listeria monocytogenes osteomyelitis.}, author={Elizabeth T S Houang and Cheston J. Williams and Peter F. M. Wrigley}, journal={Infection}, year={1976}, volume={4 2}, pages={113-4} }