Streptococcus milleri and Recurrent Intra-Abdominal Abscesses: A Case Report and Literature Review

Abstract

We report a case of recurrent intra-abdominal abscesses as a postoperative complication following diverticular perforation in which Streptococcus milleri (SM) was isolated. SM is evaluated here as a potent pyogenic organism commonly associated with intra-abdominal abscess especially in the postoperative setting. With the commonly adopted conservative… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2016/6297953

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