Streptococcal septic arthritis and necrotizing fasciitis in an intravenous drug user couple sharing needles

Rosalia Smolyakov, Klaris Riesenberg, Francisc Schlaeffer, Abraham Borer, Jacob Gilad, Nechama Peled, Michael Alkan

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4 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)302-303
Number of pages2
JournalIsrael Medical Association Journal
Issue number4
StatePublished - 24 Jun 2002
Externally publishedYes


  • Antibiotic prophylaxis
  • Intravenous drug abuse
  • Necrotizing fasciitis
  • Streptococcus pyogenes
  • Transmission

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine

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