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J Rheumatol. 1981 May-Jun;8(3):501-3.

Septic arthritis due to Kingella (Moraxella) kingii: case report and review of the literature.

Abstract

Kingella (Moraxella) kingii, a gram-negative bacillus, was isolated as the cause of septic knee arthritis in an adult. Three previous cases (1 adult and 2 children) of septic arthritis due to Moraxella species have been reported. All cases have been characterized by difficulty in identifying the organism, indolent clinical course and slow response to antibiotic treatment.

PMID:
7288767
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