EUGENE M. SCHLOSS; JAY H. DAVIDSON; KATHLYN C. HILTON
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Although Friedländer's bacillus (Klebsiella pneumoniae) has been known to attack any system of the body,1, 2 either as the sole agent of disease or as an etiological particeps criminis, it has been found to produce meningitis with comparative infrequency. Ransmeier and Major3 reviewed the literature in 1942 and found but 29 reported cases, to which they added one of their own; Mori4 reported a single case in 1943; King,5 bringing the review up to date in February, 1946, commented on the reports of two additional cases not formally presented and described the process in a case which he had encountered.
SCHLOSS EM, DAVIDSON JH, HILTON KC. KLEBSIELLA MENINGITIS: A CASE CURED WITH STREPTOMYCIN*. Ann Intern Med. 1948;29:540–545. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-29-3-540
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1948;29(3):540-545.
CNS Infections, Infectious Disease, Neurology.
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