Abscess caused by Citrobacter koseri infection: three case reports and a literature review.

Abstract

In this report, we present 3 cases of abscess caused by Citrobacter koseri. All infected patients recovered after initial empirical antibiotic treatment and percutaneous drainage of the abscess. We reviewed the literature and found 9 adult cases of C. koseri abscess. Most of these patients recovered after timely antibiotic treatment and drainage.

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@article{Lin2011AbscessCB, title={Abscess caused by Citrobacter koseri infection: three case reports and a literature review.}, author={Shih-Yi Lin and Mao-Wang Ho and Ya-Fei Yang and Jiung-Hsiun Liu and I. Kim Wang and Shin-Huang Lin and Chiu-Chin Huang}, journal={Internal medicine}, year={2011}, volume={50 12}, pages={1333-7} }