Chromobacterium violaceum diarrhea

Mamatha Ballal, Pushpa Kini, D. Rajeshwari, P. G. Shivananda

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This is the first case of Chromobacterium violaceum diarrhoea from coastal Kamataka reported in a 2 year 10 months old girl. Stool culture yielded Chromobacterium violaceum and was sensitive to ampicillin, gentamicin, chloramphenicol, erythromycin and septran. Patient completely recovered with ampicillin and gentamicin.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)388-389
Number of pages2
JournalIndian Journal of Pediatrics
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2000

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health


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