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Classification of Pathogenic Bacteria in Cerebrospinal Fluid of Patients with Intracranial Infection After Neurosurgery and Selective Use of Antibacterial Agents

Yunxiang Chen 1 , Zhengyang Li 2 , Jihong Liu 1 , Yuejun Fan 1 , Minfeng Tong 1 , Jianglong Lu 3 and Gezhi Zhou 1 , *
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1 Department of Neurosurgery, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua 321000, Zhejiang Province, China
2 Department of Neurosurgery, the Second Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou 310009, Zhejiang Province, China
3 Department of Neurosurgery, the First Affiliated Hospital of Wenzhou Medical University, Wenzhou 325000, Zhejiang Province, China
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: April 2018, 11 (4); e60788
  • Published Online: February 12, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 23, 2017
  • Revised: January 17, 2018
  • Accepted: January 29, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.60788

To Cite: Chen Y, Li Z, Liu J, Fan Y, Tong M, et al. Classification of Pathogenic Bacteria in Cerebrospinal Fluid of Patients with Intracranial Infection After Neurosurgery and Selective Use of Antibacterial Agents, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2018 ; 11(4):e60788. doi: 10.5812/jjm.60788.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
6. Conclusions
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