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Atypical presentation of Lemierre's syndrome: case report and literature review

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Rosset-Zufferey, Sarah
Published in BMC infectious diseases. 2019, vol. 19, no. 1, 868
Abstract Background: The classic Lemierre's syndrome refers to a septic thrombosis of the internal jugular vein, usually caused by a Fusobacterium necrophorum infection starting in the oral cavity, and typically complicated by pulmonary emboli. However, unusual forms of the disorder have been rarely reported
Keywords Atypical Lemierre syndromeFusobacteriumSeptic thrombophlebitis
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PMID: 31638919
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LAURENCET, Marie-Eva, ROSSET-ZUFFEREY, Sarah, SCHRENZEL, Jacques. Atypical presentation of Lemierre's syndrome: case report and literature review. In: BMC Infectious Diseases, 2019, vol. 19, n° 1, p. 868. doi: 10.1186/s12879-019-4538-6 https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:140150

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