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Table 1 Summary of published Clostridium septicum CNS infections

From: Ischaemic stroke and Clostridium septicum sepsis and meningitis in a patient with occult colon carcinoma - a case report and review of the literature

First Author Age [years] Sex CNS manifestation Underlying disease Outcome Day of death after admission
 Bhogal P [3] 80-89 female Meningoencephalitis with pneumocephalus Gastroenteritis Died 1
 Broughton RA [10] 2 female Meningoencephalitis HUS Died 1
 Cheng YT [2] 40 female Brain abscess Multiple wounds, breast cancer Survived -
 Chiang V [11] 2 male Brain abscess HUS Survived -
 Dirks C [12] 72 female Meningoencephalitis with pneumocephalus Myonecrosis Died 1
 Gorse GJ [13] 76 male Meningoencephalitis with pneumocephalus Colorectal carcinoma Died 1
 Gorse GJ [13] 33 male Meningoencephalitis with pneumocephalus Aplastic anemia with splenectomy Died 2
 Habscheid W [14] 55 male Meningoencephalitis with pneumocephalus Neutropenic enterocolitis Died 2
 Macha K* 74 male Meningoencephalitis Colorectal carcinoma Died 3
 Katyal A [6] 66 male Meningoencephalitis with pneumocephalus Unknown Died 1
 Kolbeinsson MW [15] 71 male Brain abscess MDS Survived -
 Mrangou AG [16] 85 male Brain abscess Colorectal carcinoma Died 16
 Martin SE [7] 2 male Meningoencephalitis with pneumocephalus HUS Died 1
 Ragland RL [17] 67 male Meningoencephalitis with pneumocephalus Colorectal carcinoma Died 1
 Randall JM [8] 4 male Meningoencephalitis with pneumocephalus HUS Died 3
 Riccio JA [18] 1 male Meningoencephalitis with pneumocephalus HUS Died 1
 Roeltgen D [19] 73 female Meningoencephalitis with pneumocephalus Colorectal carcinoma Died 1
 Sadarangani SP [20] 1 month male Brain abscess Necrotizing enterocolitis Survived -
 Williams EJ [21] 2 male Brain abscess HUS Survived -
  1. *This patient is described in the present case report