Detection of Legionella bozemanae, a New Cause of Septic Arthritis, by PCR Followed by Specific Culture

Søren Andreas Just, John Bonde Knudsen, Søren Anker Uldum, Hanne Marie Holt

Publikation: Bidrag til tidsskriftTidsskriftartikelForskningpeer review

Abstrakt

Legionella bozemanae is a rare isolate in clinical specimens. We describe a case of joint infection due to L. bozemanae in an immunocompromised patient with dermatomyositis. Without the use of PCR screening or culture on specialized medium, the organism would not have been detected.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftJournal of Clinical Microbiology
Vol/bind50
Udgave nummer12
Sider (fra-til)4180-2
Antal sider3
ISSN0095-1137
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2012

Fingeraftryk

Dyk ned i forskningsemnerne om 'Detection of Legionella bozemanae, a New Cause of Septic Arthritis, by PCR Followed by Specific Culture'. Sammen danner de et unikt fingeraftryk.

Citationsformater