Invasive pneumonia and septic shock in infants as a presentation of cystic fibrosis with vitamin-deficiency

Pediatric Pulmonology, 05/07/2012

This series highlights the possible presentation of cystic fibrosis (CF) in infancy as a life–threatening invasive infection of Staphylococcus aureus or Pseudomonas aeruginosa. It also supports neonatal screening and emphasizes the role of early attention to nutritional status and vitamin supplementation.

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