Chryseobacterium gleum - a novel bacterium species detected in neonatal respiratory tract infections.

@article{Virok2014ChryseobacteriumG,
  title={Chryseobacterium gleum - a novel bacterium species detected in neonatal respiratory tract infections.},
  author={Dezső P{\'e}ter Virok and Mariann {\'A}br{\'o}k and Borb{\'a}la Sz{\'e}l and Zsanett Tajti and Krisztina M{\'a}der and Edit Urb{\'a}n and Gyula T{\'a}losi},
  journal={The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians},
  year={2014},
  volume={27 18},
  pages={1926-9}
}
We report three patients with early neonatal infections. All patients had respiratory tract involvement with increased inflammation markers. Chryseobacterium gleum was cultured from the stomach content aspirated on arrival at the Neonatal intensive Care Unit and it was identified with the help of a Microflex™ MALDI Biotyper mass spectrometer (Bruker-Daltonik, Fremont, CA). Recovery could be achieved with ciprofloxacin treatment. We consider our cases a possible new clinical presentation of a… CONTINUE READING
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