Invasive Streptococcus anginosus group infection-does the species predict the outcome?


OBJECTIVE To determine whether there is an association between the species of Streptococcus anginosus group (SAG) bacteria and the clinical outcome. METHODS Isolates from invasive infections caused by SAG bacteria at our institution between January 2004 and February 2009 were identified phenotypically to the taxonomic level of species. Clinical data from… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijid.2013.09.003