An infant who presents with acute, unexplained crying requires a thorough examination to identify the source of distress. We report the case of a 5-week-old infant who had sudden irritability and was found to have retropharyngeal cellulitis caused by group B Streptococcus.
- Received August 7, 2001.
- Accepted November 20, 2001.
- Copyright © 2002 by the American Academy of Pediatrics