Streptococcus agalactiae is not only a well-known cause of severe infections in the first 3 months of life but also an unusual organism to be isolated in case of septic arthritis, especially in children. We report a case of a monoarticular arthritis in a 6-month-old girl.
- antibiotic therapy
- septic arthritis
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
- Emergency Medicine