Butyricimonas virosa: The first clinical case of bacteraemia

Ulger Toprak N., Bozan T. , Birkan Y. , Isbir S., Soyletir G.

New Microbes and New Infections, cilt.4, ss.7-8, 2015 (Diğer Kurumların Hakemli Dergileri) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.nmni.2014.12.004
  • Dergi Adı: New Microbes and New Infections
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.7-8


© 2015 The Authors.The strictly anaerobic Gram-negative bacteria Butyricimonas species have recently been described in human faeces and have to our knowledge not been isolated in infectious clinical materials. We report the first case of Butyricimonas virosa bacteraemia in a 72-year-old man with colon adenocarcinoma, who underwent aortic aneurysm replacement surgery.