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Group B Streptococcus disseminated septic arthritis revealing Monoclonal B cell Lymphocytosis (MBL)
  • Vijia Sivanasan,
  • Paul Allcock
Vijia Sivanasan
Lyell McEwin Hospital
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Paul Allcock
Lyell McEwin Hospital
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Abstract

There has been an increased prevalence of Group B Streptococcal disease over the last two decades with a mortality rate of ∼25% for invasive infection. We report a patient whom we discovered Monoclonal B cell Lymphocytosis that led to disseminated GBS disease . Likely source was asymptomatic bacteriuria following TURP

Peer review status:IN REVISION

16 Apr 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
16 Apr 2021Assigned to Editor
16 Apr 2021Submission Checks Completed
02 Jul 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
01 Aug 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
01 Aug 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor