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Clin Microbiol Infect. 2011 Jul;17(7):1047-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2011.03462.x. Epub 2011 Mar 1.

Mycoplasma salivarium isolated from brain abscesses.

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Department of Infectious Diseases, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark.


We report two cases of cerebral abscesses with polymicrobial aetiology including Mycoplasma salivarium. In both cases, Mycoplasma was found incidentally, suggesting that a broader aetiological spectrum could be found in brain abscesses by use of molecular techniques targeting fastidious pathogens.

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