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Wiener klinische Wochenschrift

, Volume 118, Issue 7–8, pp 207–207 | Cite as

Pyopneumothorax due to Streptococcus milleri

  • Philipp Eller
  • Igor Theurl
  • Florian Koppelstaetter
  • Guenter Weiss
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Keywords

Pyopneumothorax Streptococcus milleri Thoracic empyema Lung abscess 

References

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Philipp Eller
  • Igor Theurl
  • Florian Koppelstaetter
  • Guenter Weiss

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