Linezolid and dexamethasone experience in a serious case of listeria rhombencephalitis


Yilmaz P. O. , Mutlu N. M. , Sertcelik A. , Bastug A., Dogu C., Kislak S.

JOURNAL OF INFECTION AND PUBLIC HEALTH, cilt.9, ss.670-674, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 9 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jiph.2015.12.018
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF INFECTION AND PUBLIC HEALTH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.670-674

Özet

Listeria rhombencephalitis is a rare cause of brain stem encephalitis. We report a case with a history of immunosupressive therapy due to Takayasu's arteritis that was treated with corticosteroids and linezolid for Listeria rhombencephalitis.