[Septicaemia with Capnocytophaga sputigena in a newborn child].


We describe in this article a case of septicaemia with Capnocytophaga suptigena in a premature newborn child. The newborn child exhibited fever at birth, a light inflammatory syndrome and a respiratory failure. The germ was initially identified in the blood-culture of the newborn child by conventional techniques, and then confirmed by sequencing of the ARN… (More)
DOI: 10.1684/abc.2008.0212


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