Vibrio vulnificus septicaemia.

  title={Vibrio vulnificus septicaemia.},
  author={Ming Yao Sie and P C Ip-yam and Lynette Lin Ean Oon},
  journal={Anaesthesia and intensive care},
  volume={30 1},
Vibrio vulnificus is an opportunistic pathogen capable of causing a fulminant septicaemia in susceptible patients. Underlying chronic diseases such as liver impairment and immunosuppression are important factors contributing to the severity of the infection and outcome. Early suspicion and diagnosis with appropriate antibiotic therapy is important as delay… CONTINUE READING