Pseudomonas oryzihabitans appears to be a soil and saprophytic organism that is commonly isolated in moist environment and it is only rarely implicated as a human pathogen and usually involves catheters, with central venous catheter-related infections being the most frequently reported. We report a case of a CVC-related bacteremia due to Pseudomonas oryzihabitans in a nephropathic and dialyzed patient.
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A rare case of pseudobacteremia caused by Pseudomonas oryzihabitans through vascular access for hemodialysis
Infectious Diseases & Tropical Medicine 2018; 4 (4): e505
Submission date: 12 Nov 2018
Revised on: 16 Nov 2018
Accepted on: 05 Dec 2018
Published online: 14 Dec 2018