Bloodstream infection with Anaerobiospirillum succiniciproducens: a potentially lethal infection.

@article{Kelesidis2011BloodstreamIW,
  title={Bloodstream infection with Anaerobiospirillum succiniciproducens: a potentially lethal infection.},
  author={Theodoros Kelesidis},
  journal={Southern medical journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={104 3},
  pages={205-14}
}
Anaerobiospirillum succiniciproducens (A succiniciproducens), a spiral, Gram-negative anaerobic rod which is part of the normal intestinal flora of cats and dogs, has rarely been reported as a cause of bacteremia and diarrhea in humans, particularly in immunocompromised hosts. Although it can be associated with significant mortality, the full extent of its… CONTINUE READING