Meningitis caused by Psychrobacter immobilis in an infant.

@article{LloydPuryear1991MeningitisCB,
  title={Meningitis caused by Psychrobacter immobilis in an infant.},
  author={M Lloyd-Puryear and Deborah Wallace and Timothy Baldwin and Dannie G. Hollis},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  year={1991},
  volume={29 9},
  pages={2041-2}
}
Psychrobacter immobilis was isolated from the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and blood of a 2-day-old infant who appeared well except for a fever and a full anterior fontanelle. The infant was treated with antibiotics intravenously. After 48 h, he became afebrile and CSF and blood cultures were negative; he was then discharged. After 96 h of incubation, CSF and blood cultures yielded a gram-negative organism, P. immobilis. The child was readmitted to the hospital, and the same organism was again… CONTINUE READING

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