Access Microbiol 2021 15;3(4):000222. Epub 2021 Apr 15.
Department of Microbiology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Karnataka, India.
Introduction: is an aerobic, Gram-negative bacillus, which exhibits innate resistance to multiple antibiotics and disinfectants. Although it is a chronic colonizer of the respiratory tract, it may rarely present with fatal necrotizing pneumonia-like features in immunosuppressed individuals, as those with chronic granulomatous disease, or patients with significant pulmonary compromise, like cystic fibrosis.
Case Presentation: A 76-year-old male presented with complaints of breathlessness, cough with mucoid expectoration and fever for 3 days. Read More