Corpus ID: 39551829

[Pleural empyema due to Gemella morbillorum with a favorable outcome].

@article{MarcosSnchez2000PleuralED,
  title={[Pleural empyema due to Gemella morbillorum with a favorable outcome].},
  author={Fernando Marcos S{\'a}nchez and J L Celdr{\'a}n Gil and Francisca Arbol Linde and L Caballero S{\'a}nchez-Robles},
  journal={Anales de medicina interna},
  year={2000},
  volume={17 2},
  pages={
          112-3
        }
}

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Empyema due to Gemella morbillorum Is Diagnosed by 16S Ribosomal RNA Gene Sequencing and a Phylogenetic Tree Analysis: A Case Report and Literature Review.
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To ascertain the true incidence of Gemella species in empyema, 16S rRNA gene sequencing should be used when the standard conventional biochemical methods fail to identify the organism or it identifies it with a low degree of reliability. Expand