Case ReportsDisseminated Streptococcus pneumoniae Infection Associated With an Intrauterine DeviceRoberts, Scott C. MD∗; Quinlan, Maura P. MD, MPH†; Galvin, Shannon R. MD∗Author Information From the ∗Division of Infectious Diseases †Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL. Correspondence to: Scott C. Roberts, MD, Division of Infectious Diseases, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 645 N Michigan Ave, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60611. E-mail: email@example.com. This work was supported by the National Institutes of Health (5T32AI095207-07). The authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose. Informed consent was obtained from the patient. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice: July 2020 - Volume 28 - Issue 4 - p 238-241 doi: 10.1097/IPC.0000000000000843 Buy Metrics Abstract Streptococcus pneumoniae is a common pathogen afflicting a wide variety of disease in both immunocompetent and immunocompromised individuals. Presentation can be variable in initial symptomatology, leading to difficulties in diagnosis and management. We present a case of septic shock due to S. pneumoniae associated with an intrauterine device in an immunocompromised patient. Copyright © 2020 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.