Two cases of Pasteurella multocida osteomyelitis occurred following dog bit injuries. Difficulties exist in diagnosis and treatment. The role of P Multocida and other dog mouth flora in the pathogenesis of infectious complications following dog bites is discussed. we urge a flexible antimicrobial approach based on culture results.
Jarvis WR, Banko S, Snyder E, Baltimore RS
Am. J. Dis. Child. 1981 Jul;135(7):625-7