Listeriosis

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Key articles

Mylonakis E, Hofmann EL, Calderwood SB. Central nervous system infection with Listeria monocytogenes. 33 years' experience at a general hospital and review of 776 episodes from the literature. Medicine (Baltimore). 1998 Sep;77(5):313-36. Abstract

Pinner RW, Schuchat A, Swaminathan B, et al. Role of foods in sporadic listeriosis. II. Microbiologic and epidemiologic investigation. The Listeria Study Group. JAMA. 1992 Apr 15;267(15):2046-50. Abstract

Reference articles

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58. Fouks Y, Amit S, Many A, et al. Listeriosis in pregnancy: under-diagnosis despite over-treatment. J Perinatol. 2018 Jan;38(1):26-30. Abstract

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