[Lemierre's post-tonsillitis sepsis with meningitis and intravascular consumption coagulopathy as complication of infectious mononucleosis with pansinusitis].

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HISTORY AND CLINICAL FINDINGS 24 days after the onset of infectious mononucleosis, clinically and serologically confirmed, an otherwise healthy 18-year-old schoolboy developed a fulminant septicaemia with acute meningitis and loss of consciousness, consumptive coagulopathy and acute renal failure. INVESTIGATIONS Computed tomography demonstrated… (More)

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@article{Busch1996LemierresPS, title={[Lemierre's post-tonsillitis sepsis with meningitis and intravascular consumption coagulopathy as complication of infectious mononucleosis with pansinusitis].}, author={Nicholas J Busch and Peter R. Mertens and TS. Schoenfelder and Huan Nam Nguyen and Hanns-Ulrich Marschall and Horst Peter Kierdorf and Gerhard Haase and Reinhard Urhahn and H. G. Sieberth and Siegfried Matern}, journal={Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift}, year={1996}, volume={121 4}, pages={94-8} }