NEUMON?A BACTERIANA CON DESARROLLO DE ABSCESOS PULMONARES SECUNDARIOS A INFECCI?N CAUSADA POR STREPTOCOCCUS INTERMEDIUS PROVENIENTE DE ABSCESO DENTAL

A case of a 29 years old male patient is presented; having asthma and psoriasis as his only personal pathological antecedents he developed pneumonia with multiple pulmonary bilateral?abscess caused by the bacteria Streptococcus intermedius coming from a dental abscess. The patient required hospital...

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Main Author: ?lvarez Herrera, Leonardo
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: 2015
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/medica/article/view/8040
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/12420
Summary: A case of a 29 years old male patient is presented; having asthma and psoriasis as his only personal pathological antecedents he developed pneumonia with multiple pulmonary bilateral?abscess caused by the bacteria Streptococcus intermedius coming from a dental abscess. The patient required hospital admission for 17 days and received endovenous treatment with?Ampilicin/Sulbactam in a dose of 1,5 g each 6 hours for 2 weeks, showing clinical recovery and being discharged of the health center with the same antibiotic treatment for one more month administered via oral.