Isolation, identification & characterization of Proteus penneri - a missed rare pathogen

@inproceedings{Kishore2012IsolationI,
  title={Isolation, identification & characterization of Proteus penneri - a missed rare pathogen},
  author={Janak Kishore},
  booktitle={The Indian journal of medical research},
  year={2012}
}
  • Janak Kishore
  • Published 2012 in The Indian journal of medical research
BACKGROUND & OBJECTIVES Indole negative Proteus species are invariably incorrectly identified as P. mirabilis, missing isolates of Proteus penneri. P. penneri is an invasive pathogen capable of causing major infectious diseases still seldom reported in individual cases. We report here the isolation, differentiation, characterization and typing of P. penneri from patients with different clinical infections. METHODS Urine, pus and body fluids collected from patients in intensive care units… CONTINUE READING

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