Congenital pneumonia and early neonatal septicemia due toBacteroides fragilis

  • M. D. Yohannan
  • E. Vijayakumaran
  • C. Remo
  • S. Al Mofada
Letters

Keywords

Internal Medicine Pneumonia Neonatal Septicemia Congenital Pneumonia 

References

  1. 1.
    Placzek MM, Whitelaw A: Early and late neonatal septicemia. Archives of Disease in Childhood 1989, 58: 728–731.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Faxelius G, Ringerts S: Neonatal septicemia in Stockholm. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology 1987, 6: 262–265.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Vesikari T, Isolauri E, Tippurainen N, Renlund M, Koivisto M, Janas M, Ikonen RS, Kero P, Heinonen K, Nyman R, Kunnas M: Neonatal septicemia in Finland 1981–85. Acta Paediatrica Scandinavica 1989, 78: 44–50.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Speer CP, Hauptmann D, Stubbe P, Gahr M: Neonatal septicemia and meningitis in Göttingen, West Germany. Pediatric Infectious Disease 1985, 4: 36–41.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Chow AW, Leake RD, Yamauchi T, Anthony BF, Guze LH: The significance of anaerobes in neonatal bacteremia: analysis of 23 cases and review of the literature. Pediatrics 1974, 54: 736–745.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    Crosson FJ, Feder HM, Bocchini JA, Hackell JM, Hackell JG: Neonatal sepsis at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1969–1975: bacterial isolates and clinical correlates. Johns Hopkins Medical Journal 1977, 140: 37–41.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    Noel GJ, Laufer DA, Edelson PJ: Anaerobic bacteremia in a neonatal intensive care unit: an eighteen year experience. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 1988, 7: 858–862.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    Spicer TE, Rau J: Purpura fulminans. american Journal of Medicine 1975, 61: 556–571.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Friedr. Vieweg & Sohn Verlagsgesellschaft mbH 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. D. Yohannan
    • 1
  • E. Vijayakumaran
    • 2
  • C. Remo
    • 2
  • S. Al Mofada
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of NeonatologyRainbow Babies & Children's HospitalClevelandUSA
  2. 2.Department of Pediatrics (39)King Khalid University HospitalRiyadhSaudi Arabia

Personalised recommendations