Post-Operative Mediastinitis in a Salmonella Carrier
A case of salmonella mediastinitis in a patient who was also a carrier is described following cardiopulmonary bypass surgery. Local contamination was thought to be the mode of infection. Following appropriate antibiotic therapy and closed irrigation of the mediastinum recovery was uneventful.
KeywordsAsymptomatic Carrier Mediastinitis Cloxacillin Left Atrial Pressure Ella
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