Neisseria meningitidis endocarditis: A case report and review of the literature.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/132385
Title:
Neisseria meningitidis endocarditis: A case report and review of the literature.
Authors:
Ali, Mohammed; McAdam, Brendan
Affiliation:
Cardiology Department, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.
Citation:
Neisseria meningitidis endocarditis: A case report and review of the literature. 2011:notScand J Infect Dis
Journal:
Scandinavian journal of infectious diseases
Issue Date:
8-Apr-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/132385
DOI:
10.3109/00365548.2011.572910
PubMed ID:
21476783
Additional Links:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21476783
Abstract:
Abstract Neisseria meningitidis is the leading cause of bacterial meningitis in children and young adults, with an overall mortality rate of up to 25%, but it is a rare cause of infective endocarditis. We present herein a case of N. meningitidis meningitis complicated with infective endocarditis.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1651-1980

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorAli, Mohammeden
dc.contributor.authorMcAdam, Brendanen
dc.date.accessioned2011-05-31T11:52:03Z-
dc.date.available2011-05-31T11:52:03Z-
dc.date.issued2011-04-08-
dc.identifier.citationNeisseria meningitidis endocarditis: A case report and review of the literature. 2011:notScand J Infect Disen
dc.identifier.issn1651-1980-
dc.identifier.pmid21476783-
dc.identifier.doi10.3109/00365548.2011.572910-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/132385-
dc.description.abstractAbstract Neisseria meningitidis is the leading cause of bacterial meningitis in children and young adults, with an overall mortality rate of up to 25%, but it is a rare cause of infective endocarditis. We present herein a case of N. meningitidis meningitis complicated with infective endocarditis.-
dc.languageENG-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21476783en
dc.titleNeisseria meningitidis endocarditis: A case report and review of the literature.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentCardiology Department, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.en
dc.identifier.journalScandinavian journal of infectious diseasesen
dc.description.provinceLeinster-

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