Intrarenal abscesses due to Ureaplasma urealyticum in a transplanted kidney.

@article{Eilers2007IntrarenalAD,
  title={Intrarenal abscesses due to Ureaplasma urealyticum in a transplanted kidney.},
  author={Elisabeth J. Eilers and Annette Moter and Reinhardt Bollmann and Dieter Haffner and Uwe Querfeld},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={45 3},
  pages={
          1066-8
        }
}
A young woman developed multiple abscesses in her transplanted kidney. Amplification of the 16S rRNA gene with subsequent sequencing revealed Ureaplasma urealyticum as the infectious agent. Microbiological diagnosis and sensitivity testing led to therapy with levofloxacin, resulting in rapid recovery of the patient. 

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