Streptoccous milleri infections in children: A case report and review of the literature

Yaron Ivan*, Sriram Ramgopal, Brian Campfield

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Abstract

Streptococcus milleri group bacteria are a rare cause of deep-seated abscesses in the pediatric population. In this case report, we describe a 16-year-old patient with multifocal hepatic abscesses that were caused by S. milleri and provide a descriptive background on infections caused by this species.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)292-293
Number of pages2
JournalInfectious Diseases in Clinical Practice
Volume23
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

Keywords

  • Angiosus
  • Constellatus
  • Intermedius
  • Liver abscess
  • Streptococcus milleri

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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