Multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from the urine of patients with urinary tract infection.

Abstract

We report the clinical courses of 3 patients with urinary obstruction who developed acute pyelonephritis caused by multidrug-resistant (MDR) Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Genome fingerprinting was performed to clarify the route of cross-infection, and an imipenem-resistance gene was detected by the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) method. The study included 17… (More)

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