Brazilian Journal of Microbiology
Print version ISSN 1517-8382
ZHAI, Shu-Bo et al. Multiple organ dysfunction syndrome associated with Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection. Braz. J. Microbiol. [online]. 2012, vol.43, n.1, pp. 230-234. ISSN 1517-8382. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1517-83822012000100025.
In this study, we report one case of a three-year-old boy infected with Mycoplasma pneumonia (MP) and presenting concomitant multiple organ damage of the heart, kidney, lung and liver, among others, together with a brief review for the diagnosis and treatment of MP infection with multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS).
Keywords : Mycoplasma pneumonia (MP); multiple organ dysfunction syndromes (MODS).