Investigation of Burkholderia cepacia complex in septicaemic patients in a tertiary care hospital, India.

@article{Gautam2009InvestigationOB,
  title={Investigation of Burkholderia cepacia complex in septicaemic patients in a tertiary care hospital, India.},
  author={Vikas Gautam and Pinak Ray and Goverdhan Dutt Puri and Kanika Sharma and P. Vandamme and Surendra Kumar Madhup and Aseema Das and Puneet Malhotra and Ashutosh Trehan and Raj Kumar Garg and Sudesh Rana and Vipin Kumar Koushal and Anushka Kumar},
  journal={Nepal Medical College journal : NMCJ},
  year={2009},
  volume={11 4},
  pages={
          222-4
        }
}
Burkholderia cepacia complex (BCC) is being increasingly recognized as an important pathogen of humans. During the year 2007-8, 39 putative BCC isolates were obtained from 21 cases and subjected to recA PCR RFLP. Twenty-four isolates were confirmed as Burkholderia cenocepacia IIIA (nineteen isolates, recA PCR RFLP type G and five isolates, recA PCR RFLP type I), six were confirmed as B. cepacia (recA PCR RFLP type E). BCC were isolated from inpatients of different wards of Postgraduate… CONTINUE READING

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