Pseudomonas Luteola Infection: First Case Report of Urinary Tract Infection and Review of Literature
Salma Ben Hmida 1 * , Ichrak Boughariou 1, Fatma Gassara 1, Majdi Maazoun 1, Emna Eleuch 1, Chakib Marrakchi 1, Dorra Lahieni 1, Adnen Hammami 2, Mounir Ben Jmeaa 1
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1 Département des Maladies Infectieuses, Hôpital Universitaire Hedi Chaker, Sfax, TUNISIA
2 Microbiology Laboratory, Habib Bourguiba University Hospital, Sfax, TUNISIA
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Abstract

Pseudomonas luteola (P. luteola) is rarely reported as a human bacterial pathogen. However, it may cause several serious infections, mainly in immuncompromised patients. We report here the first case of urinary tract infection due to P. luteola and we review, by searching in Pub Med all cases of P. luteola infection.

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Article Type: Case Report

https://doi.org/10.29333/ejgm/11101

ELECTRON J GEN MED, 2021 - Volume 18 Issue 5, Article No: em313

Publication date: 19 Jul 2021

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