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Infection caused by Listeria

MedGen UID:
9788
Concept ID:
C0023860
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Infection, Listeria; Infections, Listeria; Listeria Infection; Listeria Infections; Listerioses; Listeriosis
Modes of inheritance:
not inherited
MedGen UID:
832438
Concept ID:
CN227390
Intellectual Product
Source: Orphanet
Describes a disorder that is not inherited.
not inherited (Orphanet)
SNOMED CT: Listeria infection (4241002); Infection caused by Listeria (721739005); Listeria infection (721739005); Listeriosis (4241002); Infection due to Listeria monocytogenes (4241002); Circling disease (4241002); Listerellosis (4241002)
 
Orphanet: ORPHA533

Definition

A bacterial infection caused by Listeria monocytogenes. It occurs in newborns, elderly, and immunocompromised patients. The bacteria are transmitted through ingestion of contaminated food. Clinical manifestations include fever, muscle pain, respiratory distress, nausea, diarrhea, neck stiffness, irritability, seizures, and lethargy. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVInfection caused by Listeria
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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Awofisayo-Okuyelu A, Verlander NQ, Amar C, Elson R, Grant K, Harris J
BMC Infect Dis 2016 Jun 24;16:311. doi: 10.1186/s12879-016-1638-4. PMID: 27341796Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Awofisayo-Okuyelu A, Verlander NQ, Amar C, Elson R, Grant K, Harris J
BMC Infect Dis 2016 Jun 24;16:311. doi: 10.1186/s12879-016-1638-4. PMID: 27341796Free PMC Article
Jacks A, Pihlajasaari A, Vahe M, Myntti A, Kaukoranta SS, Elomaa N, Salmenlinna S, Rantala L, Lahti K, Huusko S, Kuusi M, Siitonen A, Rimhanen-Finne R
Epidemiol Infect 2016 Oct;144(13):2732-42. Epub 2015 Oct 23 doi: 10.1017/S0950268815002563. PMID: 26493730
Mavrogenis AF, Savvidou OD, Vlasis K, Papagelopoulos PJ
Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2011 Apr;12(2):137-40. Epub 2011 Mar 31 doi: 10.1089/sur.2010.011. PMID: 21453041
Mazzulli T, Salit IE
Rev Infect Dis 1991 Jul-Aug;13(4):564-70. PMID: 1925271
Edelstein R, Katz SS, Forgacs J
Arch Intern Med 1965 Dec;116(6):937-9. PMID: 4954548

Therapy

Lobotková D, Dická E, Rolný V, Stankovič I, Čižnár P
Infection 2014 Dec;42(6):1055-9. Epub 2014 Jul 25 doi: 10.1007/s15010-014-0655-8. PMID: 25060681
Mavrogenis AF, Savvidou OD, Vlasis K, Papagelopoulos PJ
Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2011 Apr;12(2):137-40. Epub 2011 Mar 31 doi: 10.1089/sur.2010.011. PMID: 21453041
Kleemann P, Domann E, Chakraborty T, Bernstein I, Lohoff M
J Med Microbiol 2009 Jan;58(Pt 1):138-41. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.004234-0. PMID: 19074666

Prognosis

Mazzulli T, Salit IE
Rev Infect Dis 1991 Jul-Aug;13(4):564-70. PMID: 1925271

Clinical prediction guides

Lobotková D, Dická E, Rolný V, Stankovič I, Čižnár P
Infection 2014 Dec;42(6):1055-9. Epub 2014 Jul 25 doi: 10.1007/s15010-014-0655-8. PMID: 25060681

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