Recurrent Sepsis Caused by Streptococcus pyogenes

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title = "Recurrent Sepsis Caused by Streptococcus pyogenes",
abstract = "I report that a 75-year-old man with severe atherosclerosis experienced two episodes of bacteremia with Streptococcus pyogenes of type emm87. Recurrent sepsis with S. pyogenes is extremely rare, and a foot ulcer was the suspected point of entry. The patient did not develop opsonizing antibodies to the isolate.",
author = "Magnus Rasmussen",
year = "2011",
doi = "10.1128/JCM.02378-10",
language = "English",
volume = "49",
pages = "1671--1673",
journal = "Journal of Clinical Microbiology",
issn = "1098-660X",
publisher = "American Society for Microbiology",
number = "4",