Mucoid Variant of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Previously Healthy Individuals Without Cystic Fibrosis

@inproceedings{Punia2016MucoidVO,
  title={Mucoid Variant of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Previously Healthy Individuals Without Cystic Fibrosis},
  author={Parul Punia and Nidhi Goel and Uma Chaudhary},
  year={2016}
}
Pseudomonas aeruginosa is a well-known nosocomial pathogen that causes various infections in hospitalized patients, especially those with underlying immuno compromised state, but community acquired pneumonia (CAP) due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa in previously healthy adults is rare and very few cases have been documented in world literature. The review of literature of these rare cases depict a fatal outcome of these patients. For the last six months, we have been constantly observing the growth… CONTINUE READING