Haemolytic differential identification of Arcanobacterium haemolyticum isolated from a patient with diabetic foot ulcers.
JMM Case Rep 2016 Feb 12;3(1):e005016. Epub 2016 Feb 12.
Department of Clinical Laboratory Science, College of Health Sciences, Catholic University of Pusan , Busan 609-757 , Korea.
Introduction: Arcanobacterium haemolyticum (formerly known as Corynebacterium haemolyticum) is the causative agent of sore throat and also causes skin and soft tissue infections in diabetes patients. A. haemolyticum is a Gram-positive, catalase-negative, β-haemolytic bacillus. Read More