Urinary tract infection due to Enterobacter sakazakii

Gopalkrishna K. Bhat, R. S. Anandhi, V. C. Dhanya, Shalini M. Shenoy

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Abstract

Enterobacter sakazakii is a rare but important cause of necrotizing enterocolitis, bloodstream infection and central nervous system infections in humans, with mortality rates of 40-80%. It has not been reported to cause urinary tract infection. We report a case of urinary tract infection due to E. sakazakii in a 63-year-old lady with chronic renal failure.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)430-431
Number of pages2
JournalIndian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology
Volume52
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-07-2009

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Microbiology (medical)

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