Document Detail


Cystic fibrosis patient with Burkholderia pseudomallei infection acquired in Brazil.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17942657     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Burkholderia pseudomallei is rarely isolated from cystic fibrosis patients outside known areas of endemicity. We report the recovery of B. pseudomallei from the sputum of a cystic fibrosis patient who lives in Brazil. We highlight the importance of careful attention to unusual nonfermentative gram-negative rods in cystic fibrosis patients.
Authors:
Afonso Luís Barth; Fernando Antonio de Abreu E Silva; Anneliese Hoffmann; Maria Izolete Vieira; Alexandre Prehn Zavascki; Alex Guerra Ferreira; Luiz Gonzaga da Cunha; Rodolpho Mattos Albano; Elizabeth de Andrade Marques
Related Documents :
7687417 - Detection of relapses in alcohol-dependent patients: comparison of carbohydrate-deficie...
3864357 - The role of the small intestine in cystic fibrosis patients.
1951377 - Depression and somatization in the chronic fatigue syndrome.
16702447 - Review of the abdominal manifestations of cystic fibrosis in the adult patient.
1855177 - Lymphocyte abnormalities predicting a poor prognosis in hodgkin's disease. a long-term ...
21716557 - Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita with moderately severe dysphagia due to esophageal stri...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2007-10-17
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of clinical microbiology     Volume:  45     ISSN:  0095-1137     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Clin. Microbiol.     Publication Date:  2007 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-12-06     Completed Date:  2008-01-17     Revised Date:  2013-06-06    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7505564     Medline TA:  J Clin Microbiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  4077-80     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Unidade de Microbiologia e Biologia Molecular, Serviço de Patologia Clínica, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil. albarth@hcpa.ufrgs.br
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use
Brazil
Burkholderia pseudomallei / genetics,  isolation & purification*,  physiology
Cystic Fibrosis / complications*
Female
Humans
Melioidosis / drug therapy,  microbiology*
RNA, Bacterial / genetics
RNA, Ribosomal, 16S / genetics
Sequence Analysis, DNA
Sputum / microbiology
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-Bacterial Agents; 0/RNA, Bacterial; 0/RNA, Ribosomal, 16S
Comments/Corrections

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Agar dilution method for detection of inducible clindamycin resistance in Staphylococcus spp.
Next Document:  Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans and its relationship to initiation of localized aggressive per...