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Journal:   NOVELTY IN BIOMEDICINE   2016 , Volume 4 , Number 2; Page(s) 84 To 86.
 
Paper: 

ACUTE MENINGITIS ON ACCOUNT OF ORBITAL BONE FRACTURE: A CASE REPORT

 
 
Author(s):  ARAB MAZAR ZAHRA*, SHOKOUHI SHERVIN, MOGHTADER MOJHDEHI AMIRHOSSEIN
 
* INFECTIOUS DISEASE AND TROPICAL MEDICINE RESEARCH CENTER, SHAHID BEHESHTI UNIVERSITY OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, TEHRAN, IRAN
 
Abstract: 

Background: Streptococcus pneumoniae (S. pneumoniae) is a gram-positive pathogen bacteria which causes a variety of diseases, including otitis media, bacteremia, and meningitis.
Cases Report: A 19-year-old man with paroxysm was admitted to emergency department of hospital. He was diagnosed with S. pneumoniae meningitis on the basis of an analysis of the cerebrospinal fluid and blood culture.
Conclusion: We present a rare case of meningitis. The treatment was successful by just relying on the antibiogram test results. Vancomycin treatment was discontinued, and the patient fully recovered with Ceftriaxone.

 
Keyword(s): BACTERIAL MENINGITIS, STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIA, ORBITAL BONE FRACTURE
 
 
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ARAB MAZAR, Z., & SHOKOUHI, S., & MOGHTADER MOJHDEHI, A. (2016). ACUTE MENINGITIS ON ACCOUNT OF ORBITAL BONE FRACTURE: A CASE REPORT. NOVELTY IN BIOMEDICINE, 4(2), 84-86. https://www.sid.ir/en/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=569331



Vancouver: Copy

ARAB MAZAR ZAHRA, SHOKOUHI SHERVIN, MOGHTADER MOJHDEHI AMIRHOSSEIN. ACUTE MENINGITIS ON ACCOUNT OF ORBITAL BONE FRACTURE: A CASE REPORT. NOVELTY IN BIOMEDICINE. 2016 [cited 2021May12];4(2):84-86. Available from: https://www.sid.ir/en/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=569331



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ARAB MAZAR, Z., SHOKOUHI, S., MOGHTADER MOJHDEHI, A., 2016. ACUTE MENINGITIS ON ACCOUNT OF ORBITAL BONE FRACTURE: A CASE REPORT. NOVELTY IN BIOMEDICINE, [online] 4(2), pp.84-86. Available: https://www.sid.ir/en/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=569331.



 
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