MASCULINO DE 15 AÑOS CON OTITIS MEDIA AGUDA PURULENTA, PARÁLISIS DEL SEXTO PAR Y MENINGITIS: SÍNDROME DE GRADENIGO

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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Autores Principales: Chavarría Campos, Javier, Quesada Aguilar, Carlos I.
Formato: Artículo
Idioma: Español
Publicado: 2015
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Acceso en línea: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/clinica/article/view/6499
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/14729
Sumario: 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.