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Urosepsis caused by Globicatella sanguinis and Corynebacterium riegelii in an adult: case report and literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22080192     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report an extremely rare case of urosepsis caused by Globicatella sanguinis and Corynebacterium riegelii coinfection in a 94-year-old Japanese man with nephrolithiasis. Prompt identification of this coinfection is important so that effective antimicrobial coverage can be initiated.
Masatoshi Matsunami; Masatoshi Matusnami; Yoshihito Otsuka; Kiyofumi Ohkusu; Misa Sogi; Hidetaka Kitazono; Naoto Hosokawa
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2011-11-12
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of infection and chemotherapy : official journal of the Japan Society of Chemotherapy     Volume:  18     ISSN:  1437-7780     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Infect. Chemother.     Publication Date:  2012 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-08-13     Completed Date:  2013-03-14     Revised Date:  2013-03-27    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9608375     Medline TA:  J Infect Chemother     Country:  Japan    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  552-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of General Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Kameda Medical Center, 929 Higashi-cho, Kamogawa, Chiba, 296-8602, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Aerococcaceae / drug effects,  genetics,  isolation & purification*
Aged, 80 and over
Anti-Bacterial Agents / pharmacology
Coinfection / diagnosis,  drug therapy,  microbiology
Corynebacterium / drug effects,  genetics,  isolation & purification*
Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections / diagnosis,  drug therapy,  microbiology*
Microbial Sensitivity Tests
Nephrolithiasis / microbiology
Urinary Tract Infections / diagnosis,  drug therapy,  microbiology*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-Bacterial Agents
Erratum In:
J Infect Chemother. 2012 Dec;18(6):973
Note: Matusnami, Masatoshi [corrected to Matsunami, Masatoshi]

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