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  drvirgo - 11/22/06 12:23
 
 
A 3-year-old girl with a history of hydrocephalus is brought to
the neurologist by her parents with a severe headache and fever.
The girl underwent a revision of a ventricular-peritoneal shunt 1
month ago, and the neurologist suspects that an infection has occurred
. Which of the following organisms would most likely be isolated from
the shunt tubing?
A. Bacteroides fragilis
B. Corynebacterium diphtheriae
C. Escherichia coli
D. Staphylococcus epidermidis
E. Streptococcus pneumoniae

 
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  surgeon1982 - 11/22/06 12:24
 
  DDDDDDDDDDDD  
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  leschnyhan - 11/22/06 13:07
 
  DD, agreed with surgeon
 
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  ixodes - 11/22/06 13:24
 
  dd  
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  priti - 11/22/06 13:32
 
  D.  
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  drvirgo - 11/22/06 17:36
 
  AGAIN EVERYONE IS CORRECT....D.................  
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