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The case of a young male patient, previouslyhealthy, attended at the Hospital San Juan deDios in San Jose, Costa Rica is presented. Hecomplained of fever, headache, diplopia, earacheand otorrhea. Meticilin Resistant Staphylococcusaureus (MRSA) was isolated in the ear secretionas well as in two blood...

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Main Authors: Chavarría Campos, Javier, Quesada Aguilar, Carlos I.
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: 2015
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/clinica/article/view/6499
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/14729
Summary: The case of a young male patient, previouslyhealthy, attended at the Hospital San Juan deDios in San Jose, Costa Rica is presented. Hecomplained of fever, headache, diplopia, earacheand otorrhea. Meticilin Resistant Staphylococcusaureus (MRSA) was isolated in the ear secretionas well as in two blood cultures. CT scan showedinflammatory changes at the petrous portion ofthe temporal bone.