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The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 34, Issue 7, pp 242–244 | Cite as

B. Alcaligenes faecalis septicemia and meningitis in the newborn

Report of an unusual case
  • Amrit M. Berry
Article

Summary

A newborn infant with unusual manifestations of septicemia and meningitis due toB. alcaligenes faecalis is presented.

Keywords

Meningitis Infective Endocarditis Aureomycin Alcaligenes Faecalis Chorioretinitis 
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© Indian Journal of Pediatrics 1967

Authors and Affiliations

  • Amrit M. Berry
    • 1
  1. 1.New Delhi

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