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.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health