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Possible association of Kingella kingae with infantile spondylodiscitis

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Kanavaki, Akatarina
Published in Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 2013, vol. 32, no. 11, p. 1296-8
Abstract The course of the spondylodiscitis' infantile form is characterized by a mild-to-moderate clinical and biologic inflammatory response. Unfortunately, blood and disk/vertebral aspiration cultures show a high percentage of negative results. However, detecting Kingella kingae DNA in the oropharynx provided reasonable suspicion, to our opinion, that this microorganism is responsible for the spondylodiscitis.
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PMID: 24131988
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Research group Groupe Lascombes Pierre (orthopédie pédiatrique) (917)
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CERONI, Dimitri et al. Possible association of Kingella kingae with infantile spondylodiscitis. In: Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 2013, vol. 32, n° 11, p. 1296-8. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:35573

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