Successful Treatment of Multiple Subdural Empyemata Caused by Mycoplasma hominis in a Newborn
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AbstractWe report a case of neonatal subdural empyema caused by Mycoplasma hominis. The infant sustained severe birth-related eye injury and subsequently developed multiple sub-dural empyemata. This report illustrates the clinical presentation of this unusual infection and the crucial role of neurosurgical intervention and specific antimicrobial therapy for its successful management. Copyright (c) 2008 S. Karger AG, Basel
All Author(s) ListChong JSC, Tseung SYT, Lam HS, Chu WCW, Ip M, Wong HT, Zhu CXL, Ng PC
Journal nameNeonatology
Volume Number95
Issue Number2
Pages179 - 182
LanguagesEnglish-United Kingdom
KeywordsMinocycline; Mycoplasma hominis; Subdural empyema
Web of Science Subject CategoriesPediatrics; PEDIATRICS

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