Cerebral mycotic aneurysm

  • D North-Coombes
  • MM Schonland

Abstract

A case of Streptococcus viridans endocarditis with a subarachnoid haemorrhage, caused by ,rupture of a mycotic aneurysm of the right middle cerebral artery, is described. Treatment of the aneurysm was conservative. Postmortem findings are presented and discussed.

S. Afr. Med. J., 48, 1808 (1974).

Author Biographies

D North-Coombes
Departments of Medicine and Pathology, University of Natal, Durban
MM Schonland
Departments of Medicine and Pathology, University of Natal, Durban
Published
2018-04-08
Section
Articles

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