Journal Article

Recurrent Pneumococcal Arthritis as the Presenting Manifestation of X-Linked Agammaglobulinemia

Timothy R. Peters, David E. Brumbaugh, Alexander R. Lawton and James E. Crowe

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

Published on behalf of Infectious Diseases Society of America

Volume 31, issue 5, pages 1287-1288
Published in print November 2000 | ISSN: 1058-4838
Published online November 2000 | e-ISSN: 1537-6591 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/317430
Recurrent Pneumococcal Arthritis as the Presenting Manifestation of X-Linked Agammaglobulinemia

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Pneumococcal arthritis in children older than 24 months is unusual and can suggest underlying immunodeficiency. We report a case of recurrent pneumococcal arthritis as the presenting manifestation of X-linked agammaglobulinemia.

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Subjects: Infectious Diseases ; Immunology ; Public Health and Epidemiology ; Microbiology

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