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CASE REPORT
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 82-83

Recurrent sepsis due to Bacillus licheniformis


1 Department of Clinical Microbiology, Plovdiv Medical University, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 26, Acad G. Bonchev str. Sofia 1113, Bulgaria
2 Department of Infectious Microbiology, Institute of Microbiology, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 26, Acad G. Bonchev str. Sofia 1113, Bulgaria

Correspondence Address:
Irina A Haydushka
Department of Clinical Microbiology, Plovdiv Medical University, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 26, Acad G. Bonchev str. Sofia 1113
Bulgaria
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DOI: 10.4103/0974-777X.93768

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Bacillus licheniformis is recognized as a human pathogen causing infections, mainly in immunocompromised patients. We present a case of sepsis in an immunocompetent patient, caused by B. licheniformis. This case is of particular interest because the patient had no history of any immune deficiency and the disease did not respond to antibiotic treatment.


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