Gemella bergeriae endocarditis in a boy.

  title={Gemella bergeriae endocarditis in a boy.},
  author={Latania K. Logan and Xiaotian T Zheng and Stanford T. Shulman},
  journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal},
  volume={27 2},
We describe the first pediatric case of Gemella bergeriae endocarditis in a 15-year-old boy with tetralogy of Fallot and pulmonary atresia who presented with weight loss, chills, and cold intolerance. Blood cultures revealed Gram-positive cocci that failed to type with Lancefield group antiserum. The identification of the organism was confirmed by 16S rRNA gene sequencing. 

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