Multiresistant Corynebacterium Xerosis as a Cause of Pneumonia in a Patient With Acute Leukemia

Clin Infect Dis. 1994 May;18(5):845-6. doi: 10.1093/clinids/18.5.845.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Acute Disease
  • Corynebacterium / classification
  • Corynebacterium / drug effects*
  • Corynebacterium / isolation & purification
  • Corynebacterium / metabolism
  • Corynebacterium Infections / complications*
  • Corynebacterium Infections / microbiology
  • Drug Resistance, Microbial*
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Humans
  • Immunocompromised Host
  • Leukemia, Myeloid / complications*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Multiple Organ Failure / etiology
  • Pneumonia / complications
  • Pneumonia / microbiology*
  • Shock, Septic / etiology