Data source: Retrospective cohort study in 598 bacteremic
14) according to which approximately 30% of subjects with comparable clinical status were susceptible to bacteremia; this same group of subjects seemed to be repeatedly susceptible to bacteremic
In summary, we describe an unusual case of S pneumoniae septic arthritis on top of hip osteonecrosis along with accompanying bacteremic
pneumonia in an adult.
The complete absence of heterophils on the day that this falcon was admitted suggests that this bird was bacteremic
or even septicemic.
Like CT, MRI also saves the patient from the additional discomfort and potential bacteremic
consequences, sometimes leading to septic shock, which may be encountered from a transrectal ultrasound examination.
This organism has been increasingly reported as the etiologic agent of various human infections, including bacteremic
and fatal pleuropulmonary infections.
Continued eradication was also seen in 15 of the 21 initially bacteremic
patients with eradication at first follow-up.
a sepsis) documented between day 5 and day 8: two bacteremic
pneumonias (Escherichia coli and Pseudomonas aeruginosa) and two bacteremias (Enterobacter cloacae).
This infection rate index merely calculates the number of bacteremic
events based on the number of catheters used and fails to account for duration of catheter use, thus limiting the ability for interhospital comparison.
Invasive manifestations of the disease include bacteremic
pneumonia (lung infection with bacteria in the blood), bacteremia (bacteria in the blood) and meningitis (infection of the tissues surrounding the brain and spinal cord).
A study conducted among children <18 years of age in Israel before introduction of 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) showed that, compared with other common serotypes, serotype 1 caused more bacteremic
pneumonia and peritonitis, occurred in older children and certain ethnic groups, and affected otherwise healthy children (3).
1996;128:237) and approximately 5% of young infants with UTIs also are concurrently bacteremic
(Pediatrics 1999;104:79-86; J.