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In vivo penicillin MIC drift to extremely high resistance in Serotype 14 Streptococcus pneumoniae persistently colonizing the nasopharynx of an infant with chronic suppurative lung disease: a case study

Leach, Amanda J., Morris, Peter S., Smith-Vaughan, Heidi C. and Mathews, John D. (2002). In vivo penicillin MIC drift to extremely high resistance in Serotype 14 Streptococcus pneumoniae persistently colonizing the nasopharynx of an infant with chronic suppurative lung disease: a case study. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy,46(11):3648-3649.

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Title In vivo penicillin MIC drift to extremely high resistance in Serotype 14 Streptococcus pneumoniae persistently colonizing the nasopharynx of an infant with chronic suppurative lung disease: a case study
Author Leach, Amanda J.
Morris, Peter S.
Smith-Vaughan, Heidi C.
Mathews, John D.
Journal Name Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
Publication Date 2002
Volume Number 46
Issue Number 11
ISSN 1098-6596   (check CDU catalogue  open catalogue search in new window)
Start Page 3648
End Page 3649
Total Pages 2
Place of Publication Washington, United States
Publisher American Society for Microbiology
Language English
Field of Research 320000 Medical and Health Sciences
Abstract This is the first report of in vivo pneumococcal penicillin MIC drift from 4.0 to 16.0 mg/liter, possibly associated with alterations in the pbp1a gene. The case presented here is of an infant with early onset recurrent pneumonia and chronic bronchitis requiring repeated antibiotics
Keywords Australia
Infant
Lung
Penicillins
Pneumonia
Pneumococcal
Streptococcus
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.46.11.3648-3649.2002   (check subscription with CDU E-Gateway service for CDU Staff and Students  check subscription with CDU E-Gateway in new window)
Additional Notes 3928 (Journal) DA - 20021017IS - 0066-4804 (Print)LA - engPT - Case ReportsPT - Journal ArticleRN - 0 (Penicillins)SB - IM


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