DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2349-3291.ijcp20203659

Child with community acquired staphylococcal pneumonia complicated by bilateral pneumothorax

Magesh Kumar, Chirag Jain

Abstract


Community acquired Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) pneumonia usually present in children with some comorbidity and may have fulminant course in these children. In this case report authors have described a healthy child with MRSA pneumonia complicated by bilateral pneumothorax.


Keywords


Bilateral pneumothorax, Community acquired staphylococcal pneumonia, MRSA

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