Streptococcus pneumoniae-associated pneumonia, meningitis, and endocarditis: a case of Austrian syndrome.

Jawwad Yusuf, Khurram Ahmad, Shirin Mazumder, Rami Khouzam

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Abstract

Streptococcus pneumoniae is the leading cause of hospitalization in cases of community-acquired pneumonia and meningitis in adults. It is also an uncommon cause of endocarditis in the antibiotic era. The occurrence of these three entities in one individual is rare, forming a triad termed Austrian syndrome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)324-326
Number of pages3
JournalUnknown Journal
Volume164
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012

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Streptococcus pneumoniae
Endocarditis
Meningitis
Pneumonia
Hospitalization
Anti-Bacterial Agents

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Streptococcus pneumoniae-associated pneumonia, meningitis, and endocarditis : a case of Austrian syndrome. / Yusuf, Jawwad; Ahmad, Khurram; Mazumder, Shirin; Khouzam, Rami.

In: Unknown Journal, Vol. 164, No. 6, 01.01.2012, p. 324-326.

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