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Polyarticular septic arthritis caused by non-encapsulated haemophilus influenzae biotype I in a rheumatic adult
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Medicine and Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medical Sciences.
1998 (English)In: Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases, ISSN 0036-5548, Vol. 30, no 6, 630-631 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

Haemophilus influenzae causes less than 1% of all septic arthritis cases in adults. Most often serotype b is responsible. Here we describe a rare case of non-encapsulated H. influenzae-induced polyarticular septic arthritis in a rheumatic patient with no other infectious focus.

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1998. Vol. 30, no 6, 630-631 p.
Keyword [en]
Arthritis; Infectious/*etiology, Arthritis; Rheumatoid/*complications, Female, Haemophilus Infections/*etiology, Haemophilus influenzae, Humans, Middle Aged
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URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-83416PubMedID: 10225403OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-83416DiVA: diva2:111324
Available from: 2006-11-02 Created: 2006-11-02Bibliographically approved

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