Streptococcus gallolyticus meningitis in adults: report of five cases and review of the literature.


We describe the incidence and patient characteristics of Streptococcus gallolyticus meningitis. We identified S. gallolyticus meningitis in a nationwide cohort of patients with community-acquired bacterial meningitis, and performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of all reported adult cases in the literature. Five cases were identified (0.3%) in a… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cmi.2015.08.003

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