Invasive Streptomyces infections are rarely described in the scientific literature, thus we report a case of multiple brain and pulmonary abscesses in a silicosis affected young man successfully treated with intravenous antibiotic therapy.
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Multiple brain and pulmonary abscesses due to Streptomyces spp. in a patient with silicosis
Infectious Diseases & Tropical Medicine 2018; 4 (3): e482
Submission date: 18 Sep 2018
Revised on: 20 Sep 2018
Accepted on: 25 Sep 2018
Published online: 26 Sep 2018