A Rapidly Fatal Sepsis Caused by Listeria Monocytogenes Type-4b in A Patient with Chronic Renal Failure


Kose A. , YAKUPOĞULLARI Y.

JUNDISHAPUR JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY, vol.8, no.3, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5812/jjm.19980
  • Title of Journal : JUNDISHAPUR JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY

Abstract

Introduction: Listeria monocytogenes is a significant zoonosis causing invasive infections in the susceptible persons. The current paper presented a patient who died due to a rapidly-progressing multiple organ failure (MOF) as a result of severe sepsis caused by L. monocytogenes.