[Pneumococcal meningitis resistant to penicillin and nosocomial transmission in pediatric hospitals confirmed by genomic analysis].
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Dec 01, 1996
This is the first case of meningitis due to penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae (PRSP) associated with nosocomial spread between two children in adjacent beds. This case suggests that it is necessary to isolate patients with PRSP infection during hospitalization.
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