Campylobacter fetus bacteremia in an immunocompetent traveler.


Campylobacter fetus bacteremia is a rare human infection that occurs almost exclusively in the setting of advanced age, immunosuppression, human immunodeficiency virus infection, alcoholism, or recent gastrointestinal surgery. This report of C. fetus bacteremia in a 39-year-old immunocompetent traveler who ate raw beef identifies C. fetus as a potential… (More)
DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0085


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@article{Mikals2014CampylobacterFB, title={Campylobacter fetus bacteremia in an immunocompetent traveler.}, author={Kyle Mikals and Jennifer H Masel and Todd Gleeson}, journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene}, year={2014}, volume={91 4}, pages={766} }