Un nouveau cas de septicémie à Yersinia enterocolitica

  • Destaing F
  • Boulouis D
  • Michiels R
 et al. 
  • 1


    Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
  • 7


    Citations of this article.


About 20, or more, cases of Y. enterocolitica septicaemia are known, of which 5 have occurred in France. The case now reported emphasises the main characteristics of the illness with its predilection for weakened individuals, the Gram negative septicaemia and the painfully enlarged liver. The organism was isolated on 5 occasions from blood cultures, it was also found in the pus from the abcesses in the liver. The latter are invariably necrotic and multiple and rarely respond to antibiotics. The disease has a most serious prognosis. © 1973.

Author-supplied keywords

  • Liver abcess
  • Septicaemia
  • Yersinia enterocolitica

Get free article suggestions today

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research

Sign up here
Already have an account ?Sign in

Find this document


  • F. Destaing

  • D. Boulouis

  • R. Michiels

  • F. Martin

  • C. Klepping

Cite this document

Choose a citation style from the tabs below

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free