Comamonas species are environmental Gram-negative rods that grow forming pink-pigmented colonies. Despite their common occurrence in nature, they rarely cause human infection. We present a case of Comamonas bacteremia that we think may have been related to tropical fish exposure. The patient was treated successfully with levofloxacin.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Southern medical journal|
|State||Published - Aug 1 2003|
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