Herbaspirillum species bacteremia in a pediatric oncology patient

Edward D. Ziga, Todd Druley, Carey Ann D. Burnham

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Herbaspirillum species, an organism commonly found in soil, has only recently been linked to disease in humans. We report Herbaspirillum bacteremia in a 2-year-old female patient following a hematopoietic stem cell transplant for relapsed acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4320-4321
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Clinical Microbiology
Issue number11
StatePublished - Nov 1 2010


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  • Microbiology (medical)

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