[Anaerobiospirillum succiniciproducens septicemia].

We report the first case of septicemia caused by anaerobic spiral-shaped Gram negative bacilli, Anaerobiospirillum succiniciproducens in Japan. A 71-year-old male who had been suffered from terminal stage of liver cirrhosis and hepatocelluler carcinoma was admitted to our hospital for his symptoms of general malaise and increasing ascites on September 1… CONTINUE READING