|Document ID (ISN)||70055|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0036-5548 - Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases
|Convention or series no.
||Ejlertsen T., et al.
||Pasteurella aerogenes isolated from ulcers or wounds in humans with occupational exposure to pigs: A report of 7 Danish cases
||1996, Vol.28, No.6, p.567-570. 16 ref.
||A case report on seven Danish patients employed in livestock rearing who were bitten by pigs. Seven strains of Pasteurella aerogenes, rarely isolated from humans, were found in samples taken from the bite sites. Most bite wounds were located on the lower lateral part of the thigh. Abscess formation was the rule. Incision, drainage and antibiotic treatment were usually necessary.
||livestock rearing; ulceration of the skin; microorganisms; swine
||case study; antibiotic treatment; Denmark
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Denmark|
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)