European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 155, Issue 10, pp 916–916 | Cite as

Successful medical treatment of multipleSerratia marcescens brain abscesses in a neonate

  • Jan L. L. Kimpen
  • F. Brus
  • J. P. Arends
  • H. G. de Vries-Hospers
Letters to the Editors

Keywords

Public Health Medical Treatment Brain Abscess Successful Medical Treatment 

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© Springer-Verlag 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan L. L. Kimpen
    • 1
  • F. Brus
    • 1
  • J. P. Arends
    • 2
  • H. G. de Vries-Hospers
    • 3
  1. 1.Beatrix Children's HospitalUniversity Hospital GroningenRB GroningenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of Hospital EpidemiologyUniversity Hospital GroningenGroningenThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Department of Medical MicrobiologyUniversity Hospital GroningenGroningenThe Netherlands

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