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First case of Elizabethkingia anophelis meningitis in the Central African Republic.

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An 8-day-old girl of indigenous origin delivered by caesarean section to an HIV-negative mother with an uneventful pregnancy presented to the Complexe Pédiatrique in Bangui, Central African Republic, in March 2011 with a 3-day history of fever at 38.5 °C. The newborn had a history of intubation and mechanical ventilation at birth due to asphyxia, followed by 2 days of hospitalization. At admission, she was irritable, feeding poorly, had a seizure and had lost 1500 g (32%) of her birth weight. She showed ...
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pasteur-00826657 , version 1 (28-05-2013)

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Thierry Frank, Jean Chrysostome Gody, Liem Binh Luong Nguyen, Nicolas Berthet, Anne Le Fleche-Mateos, et al.. First case of Elizabethkingia anophelis meningitis in the Central African Republic.. The Lancet, 2013, 381 (9880), pp.1876. ⟨10.1016/S0140-6736(13)60318-9⟩. ⟨pasteur-00826657⟩
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