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Non-traumatic clostridial myositis: an unusual feature of brain death.
  1. J. P. Thys,
  2. P. Ectors,
  3. P. Noel


    In a case of brain death, a Clostridium sordellii and Escherichia coli septicaemia--of probable gastrointestinal origin--developed and was associated with a diffuse clostridial myositis. Factors responsible for the initiation and development of this unusual clostridial infection are discussed.

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