DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2349-3291.ijcp20162407

Sphingomonas paucimobilis - an emerging pathogen

Ravi Bhatia, Jyoti Tomar

Abstract


Sphingomonas paucimobilis is a gram negative bacterium usually an opportunistic pathogen. It is known to cause infections among immunocompromised individuals. Rarely it causes infections among immunocompetent individuals. We report a case of sphingomonas paucimobilis sepsis in a ten year old male child.


Keywords


Sphingomonas paucimobilis, Gram negative, Pathogen

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