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Year : 1993
Tome : 144
Volume : 7
Pages : 625-630
Title : Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae endocarditis : an occupational disease
Authors : C. RECULE, F. SARROT-REYNAULD, F. TRÉMEL, D. BLIN et J. CROIZÉ
Summary : A case of Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae endocarditis in a 43 years-old butcher is reported. It was an infectious endocarditis on a normal heart, which brought an insufficiency of the aortic valve, an abcess of the septum, and an atrioventricular fistula. Good therapeutical results were obtained under fluoroquinolone plus B-lactam treatment, and valve replacement.
Keywords : Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae - infectous endocarditis - occupational disease
Correspondence : C. RECULE
Adress : Laboratoire de bactériologie.Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Grenoble, B.P. 217, F-38043 Grenoble Cédex 9.

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