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Atraumatic suppurative mediastinitis and purulent pericarditis due to Eikenella corrodens.
  1. C C Hardy,
  2. S N Raza,
  3. B Isalska,
  4. P V Barber
  1. Department of Cardiothoracic Medicine, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester.


    Atraumatic suppurative mediastinitis is an uncommon infection. A case with an associated purulent pericarditis caused by Eikenella corrodens is reported.

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