Multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection in neutropenic patients successfully treated with a combination of polymyxin B and rifampin

Int J Infect Dis. 2006 Jul;10(4):339-40. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2005.06.003. Epub 2006 Jan 10.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Cellulitis / drug therapy
  • Cellulitis / microbiology
  • Drug Resistance, Multiple, Bacterial*
  • Drug Therapy, Combination
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Neutropenia
  • Phlebitis / drug therapy
  • Phlebitis / microbiology
  • Polymyxin B / therapeutic use*
  • Pseudomonas Infections / drug therapy
  • Pseudomonas Infections / microbiology
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa / drug effects*
  • Rifampin / therapeutic use*
  • Treatment Outcome

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Polymyxin B
  • Rifampin