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Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2003 Oct;47(2):427-30.

Left-sided endocarditis caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa: successful treatment with meropenem and tobramycin.

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Departments of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston and Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA. pgavin@enh.org

Abstract

Medical treatment alone is rarely successful in left-sided infective endocarditis caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa. We report the cure of such a case with high-dose meropenem in combination with tobramycin.

PMID:
14522517
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