Endocarditis caused by relatively penicillin-resistant Stomatococcus mucilaginosus

R. L. Pinsky, V. Piscitelli, J. Evans Patterson

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We report a case of Stomatococcus mucilaginosus endocarditis in which the isolate was relatively resistant to penicillins and cephalothin. The patient was treated successfully with vancomycin and valve replacement.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)215-216
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of clinical microbiology
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes

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  • Microbiology (medical)


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