Clinical and laboratory awareness for an under recognized pathogen in newborn meningitis: Mycoplasma Hominis: a case report


GÜLCAN KERSİN S. , BOZAN T. , Ozdemir H., BİLGEN H. S. , Soyletir G., MEMİŞOĞLU A. , et al.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, cilt.62, ss.280-283, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 62 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.24953/turkjped.2020.02.015
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.280-283

Özet

Background. Mycoplasma hominis is a well-known bacterium colonizing the genito-urinary tract. It may cause pneumonia, bacteremia, abscesses, chronic lung disease, and rarely meningitis during the newborn period.