Pasteurella Multocida Infection Questions & Answers

Updated: Sep 13, 2018
  • Author: Sara L Cross, MD; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Questions & Answers

Overview

What is Pasteurella multocida infection?

What is the pathophysiology of Pasteurella multocida infection?

What is the incidence of Pasteurella multocida infection in the US?

What is the global incidence of Pasteurella multocida infection?

What is the mortality from of Pasteurella multocida infection?

What are possible complications of Pasteurella multocida infection?

What is the prognosis of Pasteurella multocida infection?

How does the incidence of Pasteurella multocida infection vary by age?

Presentation

What should be the focus of clinical history in evaluation for Pasteurella multocida infection?

Which physical findings are characteristic of Pasteurella multocida infection?

What are the causes of Pasteurella multocida infection?

DDX

What are the differential diagnoses for Pasteurella Multocida Infection?

Workup

What is the role of lab studies in the workup of Pasteurella multocida infection?

What is the role of imaging studies in the workup of Pasteurella multocida infection?

Which procedures are performed in the workup of Pasteurella multocida infection?

Which histologic findings are characteristic of Pasteurella multocida infection?

Treatment

Which bacteria species are associated with Pasteurella multocida infection?

What is included in the medical management for Pasteurella multocida infection?

What is the role of surgery in the treatment of Pasteurella multocida infection?

Which medical personnel may provide consultation to patients with Pasteurella multocida infection?

Which activity modifications are used in the treatment of Pasteurella multocida infection?

Medications

What is the efficacy of medications used in the treatment of Pasteurella multocida infection?

Which medications in the drug class Antibiotics are used in the treatment of Pasteurella Multocida Infection?

Follow-up

When is follow-up care needed for patients with Pasteurella multocida infection?

What are the complications of Pasteurella multocida infection?

What is the prognosis of Pasteurella multocida infection?

Where can patient education resources about Pasteurella multocida infection be found?