Which group is at risk for Proteus meningitis?

Updated: Mar 03, 2020
  • Author: Shirin A Mazumder, MD, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Answer

Meningitis is a more common predisposing condition in neonates and infants. Gram-negative organisms and Proteus and Citrobacter species are the most frequent causative organisms.


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