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<i>Tsukamurella tyrosinosolvens</i> Intravascular Catheter Infection Identified Using 16S Ribosomal DNA Sequencing

Elizabeth A. S. Sheridan, Simon Warwick, Anthony Chan, Martino Dall' Antonia, Maria Koliou and Armine Sefton

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

Published on behalf of Infectious Diseases Society of America

Volume 36, issue 5, pages e69-e70
Published in print March 2003 | ISSN: 1058-4838
Published online March 2003 | e-ISSN: 1537-6591 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/367654
Tsukamurella tyrosinosolvens Intravascular Catheter Infection Identified Using 16S Ribosomal DNA Sequencing

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Cultures of blood from a hemodialysis line repeatedly yielded a gram-positive rod. The organism was identified as Tsukamurella tyrosinosolvens by 16S ribosomal DNA sequencing, and the patient was treated successfully by removal of the line.

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Subjects: Infectious Diseases ; Immunology ; Public Health and Epidemiology ; Microbiology

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