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See detailAbcès cérébraux à nocardia farcinica dans le cadre d'une infection systémique
DELVENNE, Eléonore ULiege; Farnir, Florent ULiege; GUIOT, Julien ULiege et al

in Revue Médicale de Liège (2017), 72(7-8), 340-343

The prevalence of Nocardia infections is increasing because of both improved detection laboratory techniques and a higher number of immunosuppressed patients. We report the case of a patient with brain ... [more ▼]

The prevalence of Nocardia infections is increasing because of both improved detection laboratory techniques and a higher number of immunosuppressed patients. We report the case of a patient with brain abcesses resulting from Nocardia farcinica cerebral dissemination associated with lung infection, endocarditis and ocular lesions for which we suspected a similar origin. This case gives the opportunity to discuss the main issues of these infections and the current therapeutic guidelines. [less ▲]

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