BG at the beginning of neutropenia, rather than at onset of antibiotic-unresponsive neutropenic fever
, would have identified invasive fungal infections 5 days sooner in 50% of the patients.
5,22) In our case, blood cultures revealed alpha-hemolytic streptococcal bacteremia to be the source of neutropenic fever
maltophilia infection begins with colonization of an abiotic medical device and progresses to serious life-threating infection including pneumonia, neutropenic fever
, meningitis, and blood stream infections.
The 2 men had multiple myeloma and relapsed follicular non-Hodgkin lymphoma and had neutropenic fever
5 and 4 days post-SCT, respectively.
The patient was hospitalized with neutropenic fever
This effect can be utilizing during chemotherapy as it can limit the risk of neutropenia and neutropenic fever
Monotherapy with meropenem versus combination therapy with piperacillin plus a mikacin as empiric therapy for neutropenic fever
in children with lymphoma and solid tumors.
syndromes in patients undergoing cytotoxic therapy for acute leukaemia and myelodysplastic syndromes.
The patient's hospital course was complicated by prolonged neutropenia and protracted bone marrow recovery, neutropenic fever
, coagulase-negative Staphylococcus bacteremia, and Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia.
Procalcitonin concentrations in patients with neutropenic fever
Five days after initiation of treatment, the patient was started on cefepime for neutropenic fever