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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/2336/30773
Title:
Sinusitis due to Stenotrophomonas maltophilia
Authors:
Gunnarsson, G; Steinsson, K
Citation:
Scand. J. Infect. Dis. 2002, 34(2):136-7
Issue Date:
1-Feb-2002
Abstract:
This is the first report of a patient diagnosed with sinusitis due to Stenotrophomonas maltophilia. Despite the organism being resistant to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, the infection was cured by drainage and treatment with intravenous piperacillin, followed by oral ciprofloxacin.
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dc.contributor.authorGunnarsson, G-
dc.contributor.authorSteinsson, K-
dc.date.accessioned2008-07-01T15:46:17Z-
dc.date.available2008-07-01T15:46:17Z-
dc.date.issued2002-02-01-
dc.identifier.citationScand. J. Infect. Dis. 2002, 34(2):136-7en
dc.identifier.issn0036-5548-
dc.identifier.pmid11928848-
dc.identifier.doi10.1080/00365540110077164-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2336/30773-
dc.descriptionTo access publisher full text version of this article. Please click on the hyperlink in Additional Links fielden
dc.description.abstractThis is the first report of a patient diagnosed with sinusitis due to Stenotrophomonas maltophilia. Despite the organism being resistant to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, the infection was cured by drainage and treatment with intravenous piperacillin, followed by oral ciprofloxacin.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherTaylor & Francisen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/apl/sinf/2002/00000034/00000002/art00015en
dc.subject.meshAgeden
dc.subject.meshAged, 80 and overen
dc.subject.meshAnti-Infective Agentsen
dc.subject.meshCiprofloxacinen
dc.subject.meshDrug Resistance, Bacterialen
dc.subject.meshHumansen
dc.subject.meshMaleen
dc.subject.meshMaxillary Sinusitisen
dc.subject.meshPenicillinsen
dc.subject.meshPiperacillinen
dc.subject.meshStenotrophomonas maltophiliaen
dc.subject.meshTrimethoprim Resistanceen
dc.titleSinusitis due to Stenotrophomonas maltophiliaen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Internal Medicine, Landspitali-University Hospital, Reykjavík, Iceland. gunnarbg@rsp.isen
dc.identifier.journalScandinavian journal of infectious diseasesen

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