Anaerobe 2017 Aug 2. Epub 2017 Aug 2.
Boise VA Medical Center, Boise, ID 83702, USA. Electronic address:
As the infectious disease paradigm undergoes a subtle shift, unusual infections associated with malignancy and immunosuppression are being increasingly reported. Spontaneous or non-traumatic Clostridium septicum infection is one such unusual infection which has gained prominence. This article aims to understand the pathophysiology, clinical manifestations and current trends in diagnosing and treating this rare but deadly infection. Read More