Carbapenem Resistant Organisms: An Unusual Aetiology for Puerperal Sepsis.

@article{Londhe2015CarbapenemRO,
  title={Carbapenem Resistant Organisms: An Unusual Aetiology for Puerperal Sepsis.},
  author={Vaibhav Londhe and Reeta Vijayaselvi and Veeraraghavan Balaji and Santosh Joseph Benjamin and Rani Diana Sahni},
  journal={Journal of clinical and diagnostic research : JCDR},
  year={2015},
  volume={9 7},
  pages={QD01-2}
}
Puerperal infection is a common complication of labour. It occurs universally and is usually responsive to first line antibiotics. However, resistance to first line antibiotics and even second line antibiotics is becoming more wide spread. We report a case of puerperal infection caused by carbapenem resistant organisms leading to prolonged fever and… CONTINUE READING