Yersinia enterocolitica endocarditis: Case report and literature review

@article{Giammarellou1995YersiniaEE,
  title={Yersinia enterocolitica endocarditis: Case report and literature review},
  author={H. Giammarellou and Anastasia Antoniadou and K. Kanavos and Christos Papaioannou and Spyridon Kanatakis and Katerina Papadaki},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases},
  year={1995},
  volume={14},
  pages={126-130}
}
Endocarditis is a rare manifestation ofYersinia enterocolitica infection. The case of a 45-year-old man who presented with high fever and in whom prosthetic valveYersinia enterocolitica endocarditis was diagnosed is described. The patient was successfully treated with ceftriaxone plus tobramycin, as proved by negative cultures of the prosthesis removed at… CONTINUE READING