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- Aliaga-Martínez, Luis, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Anaerobe 2018 v.54 pp. 144-145
- Prevotella dentalis; clindamycin; cognitive disorders; drainage; elderly; human diseases; moxifloxacin; patients; penicillins; respiratory tract diseases
- ... Prevotella dentalis is a Gram-negative anaerobic rod involved in various human diseases, especially oral infections. We report a rare case of a pleural effusion due to this microorganism in an elderly patient. An 88-year-old man with chronic respiratory disease presented with a left pleural effusion for more than 1 month. Culture of drained pleural fluid resulted in isolation of P. dentalis. Resis ...