Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is increasingly recognized as a cause of invasive disease in children. Orbital cellulitis typically occurs in older children, but it can occasionally affect infants and neonates. We report 2 infants with sepsis and orbital cellulitis caused by community-associated MRSA and review the relevant literature.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of AAPOS|
|Publication status||Published - 01-04-2011|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health