First pediatric case of Chromobacterium haemolyticum causing proctocolitis.


Bloody diarrhea in children is usually due to either infectious or inflammatory etiology, but infection is far more common than inflammatory bowel disease in children worldwide. If, however, the patient has unfavorable response to antibiotics and a definite infectious agent has yet to be identified; colonoscopy should be performed. The current patient… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/ped.12301

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