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Mixed meningitis: association of Acinetobacter calcoaceticus var lwoffi and Streptococcus faecium.
  1. P. S. Sarma,
  2. S. Mohanty
  1. Jawaharial Nehru Hospital & Research Centre, Bhilainagar, Madhya Pradesh, India.

    Abstract

    We describe mixed bacterial meningitis in a young man due to Acinetobacter calcoaceticus var lwoffi and Streptococcus faecium. The combination of A calcoaceticus var lwoffi and S faecium as aetiology of mixed bacterial meningitis has not been previously reported. The patient recovered completely without neurologic sequelae on chloramphenicol and penicillin.

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