Title

Streptococcus suis meningitis can require a prolonged treatment course.

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

12-1-2017

Institution/Department

Internal Medicine

Journal Title

International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases

ISSN

1878-3511

Abstract

We report a case of recrudescent Streptococcus suis meningitis requiring a prolonged treatment course. A few similar cases can be found in the burgeoning literature on what remains a relatively uncommon disease in humans, and these patients should be monitored carefully upon completion of therapy.

First Page

34

Last Page

36

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