SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Chest Infections I
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Pulmonary gangrene is a rare complication of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP). In adults it is classically caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae (1, 3). We describe a case caused by the less common etiologic agent Streptococcus pneumoniae.