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==Background==
==Background==
*Gram negative organism transmitted through dog bites
*[[Gram negative]] rod transmitted through dog bites
*Risk factors:
*Presents commonly as [[septic shock]], multiorgan system failure, [[gangrene]], [[meningitis]]
**Splenectomy
*Supportive therapy, [[antibiotics]]
**Hyposplenism
**Alcoholism
*Presents commonly as septic shock, multiorgan system failure, gangrene, meningitis
*Supportive therapy, antibiotics
*Mortality 26-30%
*Mortality 26-30%
===Risk factors===
*[[Splenectomy]], hyposplenism
*[[Alcoholism]]


==[[Antibiotic Sensitivities]]<ref>Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy 2014</ref>==
==[[Antibiotic Sensitivities]]<ref>Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy 2014</ref>==
{| class="wikitable"
{| class="wikitable"
*Penicillin G
*[[Penicillin G]]
*Augmentin
*[[Augmentin]]
*Carbapenems
*[[Carbapenems]]


==Table Overview==
==Table Overview==

Latest revision as of 14:59, 1 September 2019

Background

Risk factors

Antibiotic Sensitivities[1]

Table Overview

See Also

References

  • EBMedicine
  1. Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy 2014