Aeromonas veronii septicemia in an immunocompetent patient

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Paula McKenzie; David Sotello; Yared Hailemariam; Vipul Desai; Brian Temple;
  • Publisher: Southwest Respiratory and Critical Care Chronicles
  • Journal: Southwest Respiratory and Critical Care Chronicles (issn: 2325-9205)
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  • Subject: Aeromonas | septicemia | immunocompromised | immunocompetent | trauma | Diseases of the respiratory system | RC705-779

We present a 29-year-old healthy man who fell into an industrial auger, sustaining acrushed, open pelvic injury, multiple comminuted fractures of the right leg, and traumaticamputation of his left foot. Blood and wound cultures were positive for Aeromonasspp and vancomy... View more
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