Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 1999 Sep;18(9):655-7. doi: 10.1007/s100960050367.
European journal of clinical microbiology & infectious diseases : official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology
G Weber, A Borer, K Riesenberg, F Schlaeffer
Infective endocarditis due to anaerobic non-spore-forming gram-negative bacilli in intravenous drug abusers is exceedingly rare, with only two cases being previously reported in the literature. A case of endocarditis due to Fusobacterium nucleatum in an intravenous drug abuser is reported, accompanied by a review of the literature.