Volume 20, Issue 2, 2012

Review

Endocarditis caused by nutritionally variant streptococci: a case report and literature review
Giuliano Simone, Caccese Roberta, Carfagna Paolo, Vena Antonio, Falcone Marco, Venditti Mario

Myopericarditis during a primary Epstein-Barr virus infection in an otherwise young adult. An unusual and insidious complication. Case report and a 60-year literature review
Sabbatani Sergio, Manfredi Roberto, Ortolani Paolo, Trapani Fabio Filippo, Viale Pierluigi

Original article

Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility of Ureaplasma urealyticum and Mycoplasma hominis in a population of Italian and immigrant outpatients
Leli Christian, Mencacci Antonella, Concetta Jessica, D’Alò Francesco, Farinelli Senia, Vitali Mariolina, Montagna Paolo, Bietolini Cristiana, Meucci Marta, Perito Stefano, Bistoni Francesco

Evaluation of a home-made method to determine viral genotype and characterize mutations conferring drug resistance in chronic hepatitis B patients
Pagani Elisabetta, Pasquetto Valentina, Cemin Chiara, Rossi Patrizia, Crovatto Marina, Gava Graziella, Felder Martina, Huemer Hartwig P., Larcher Clara

Enterobacteria producers of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase in a hospital from Venezuela
Tedesco-Maiullari Rosa Maria, Guevara Armando

Rotavirus and adenovirus prevalence at Tepecik education and research hospital
Ece Gulfem, Samlioglu Pinar, Ulker Temel, Kose Sukran, Ersan Gursel

Case detection rates of impetigo by gender and age
Kiriakis Kyriakos P., Tadros Aline, Dimou Anastasia, Karamanou Marianna, Banaka Fotini, Alexoudi Iliana

Mycobacterium tuberculosis and human immunodeficiency virus coinfection in a tertiary care hospital in Midwestern Brazil
Lins Tatiana Bacelar Acioli, Soares Eldom de Medeiros , dos Santos Felipe Macedo, Pimenta Mandacaru Polyana Maria, Pina Tatiana, de Araujo-Filho Joao Alves

Case report

Reversible sudden hearing loss in a chronic hepatitis C patient who achieved a sustained response to antiviral re-treatment
Zampino Rosa, Costa Giuseppe, Barillari Mariarosaria, Adinolfi Luigi Elio, Marrone Aldo

Abdominal tuberculosis in a young immigrant patient: a clinical case
Masiello Addolorata, Pacifico Piera, Giglio Sergio, Maio Patrizia, dell’Aquila Giuseppina, Magliocca Mario, Acone Nicola

The Infections in the History of Medicine

The Justinian plague
Sabbatan Sergio, Manfredi Roberto, Fiorino Sirio