Septic arthritis due to actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans

Shalini Shenoy, R. Kavitha, Vidya Laxmi, Shrikal M. Pai, Ganesh Prabhu

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Abstract

Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, a gram-negative aerobic bacillus of the family Parvobacteriaceae which is a nomral inhabitant of the oral flora, is a rare cause of human infection. We report a case of septic arthritis caused by this organism in an uncompromised child.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)569-570
Number of pages2
JournalThe Indian Journal of Pediatrics
Volume63
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-07-1996

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Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans
Infectious Arthritis
Bacillus
Infection

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  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Shenoy, Shalini ; Kavitha, R. ; Laxmi, Vidya ; Pai, Shrikal M. ; Prabhu, Ganesh. / Septic arthritis due to actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans. In: The Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 1996 ; Vol. 63, No. 4. pp. 569-570.
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Septic arthritis due to actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans. / Shenoy, Shalini; Kavitha, R.; Laxmi, Vidya; Pai, Shrikal M.; Prabhu, Ganesh.

In: The Indian Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 63, No. 4, 01.07.1996, p. 569-570.

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