A curious case of Lactobacillus casei in a prosthetic joint: was it the yogurt?

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Jun;60(6):1177-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2012.03980.x.
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Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip*
  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Lactobacillus casei / isolation & purification*
  • Prosthesis-Related Infections / diagnostic imaging
  • Prosthesis-Related Infections / microbiology*
  • Prosthesis-Related Infections / therapy
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Yogurt