Daptomycin failure in a neutropenic leukemia patient with Staphylococcus aureus meningitis

Leuk Lymphoma. 2012 Aug;53(8):1610-2. doi: 10.3109/10428194.2012.661051. Epub 2012 Apr 18.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / blood
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / cerebrospinal fluid
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Daptomycin / blood
  • Daptomycin / cerebrospinal fluid
  • Daptomycin / therapeutic use*
  • Drug Resistance, Bacterial
  • Humans
  • Leukemia / complications*
  • Male
  • Meningitis / complications*
  • Meningitis / drug therapy*
  • Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus / metabolism*
  • Middle Aged
  • Neutropenia / complications*
  • Renal Insufficiency, Chronic / complications
  • Staphylococcal Infections / complications*
  • Staphylococcal Infections / drug therapy*
  • Treatment Outcome

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Daptomycin