Mesh-repaired complete sternal cleft complicated by multi-resistant bacterial infection

Pim B Olthof, Derk A Colenbrander, Martijn Van Der Kuip, Hugo A Heij

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Abstract

Sternal cleft is a very rare congenital anomaly, which can occur as an isolated or associated with other anomalies. We report a patient with a mesh-repaired complete sternal cleft complicated by infection with a multi-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa. The patch was surgically removed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)30
JournalAPSP journal of case reports
Volume5
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2014

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Mesh-repaired complete sternal cleft complicated by multi-resistant bacterial infection. / Olthof, Pim B; Colenbrander, Derk A; Van Der Kuip, Martijn; Heij, Hugo A.

In: APSP journal of case reports, Vol. 5, No. 3, 09.2014, p. 30.

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