Streptococcus faecalis orbital cellulitis

B. Z. Biedner, U. Marmur, Y. Yassur

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A case of orbital cellulitis in which the causative organism was Streptococcus faecalis - the first such case to the authors' knowledge - is reported. Although Hemophilus influenzae and pneumococci are most frequently encountered in orbital cellulitis, this case shows that Streptococcus faecalis may also be responsible. Prompt identification of the bacteria is urged.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)194-195
Number of pages2
JournalAnnals of Ophthalmology
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1986
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology


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