Multiple brain abscesses caused by Streptococcus bovis

G. Leibovitch*, Y. Maaravi, O. Shalev

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Abstract

A case of multiple brain abscesses caused by Streptococcus bovis in a 28-year-old man is described. Infected bronchiectasis is presumed to be the source of infection. Streptococcus bovis infection is a rare cause of brain abscess. The aetiology and manifestations of this infection are discussed.

Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)195-196,IN7
JournalJournal of Infection
Volume23
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1991
Externally publishedYes

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