Septic shock from penetrating leg injury with Vibrio vulnificus infection

Med J Aust. 2009 Jun 15;190(12):716. doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2009.tb02653.x.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Anti-Infective Agents / administration & dosage
  • Ciprofloxacin / administration & dosage
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Injections, Intravenous
  • Leg Injuries / complications*
  • Leg Injuries / diagnosis
  • Leg Injuries / surgery
  • Shock, Septic / diagnosis
  • Shock, Septic / drug therapy
  • Shock, Septic / etiology*
  • Vibrio Infections / diagnosis
  • Vibrio Infections / drug therapy
  • Vibrio Infections / microbiology*
  • Vibrio vulnificus / isolation & purification*
  • Wound Infection / diagnosis
  • Wound Infection / drug therapy
  • Wound Infection / microbiology*
  • Wounds, Penetrating / complications*
  • Wounds, Penetrating / diagnosis
  • Wounds, Penetrating / drug therapy

Substances

  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Ciprofloxacin