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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2018.7(5): 48-53
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2018.705.007


Emerging Pathogen: Shewanella Algae causing Burn Wound Infection - Report of Two Cases from a Tertiary Care Center
Pratibha Shamanna, Jayashree Ravindran, Jacinta Lalremruati and Muralidaran Sethumadavan
Department of Microbiology, St John’s Medical College, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

Shewanella algae infections are rare in humans. Repeated isolation of the same organism from two different patients suffering from burn wound infection and successful treatment thereafter confirms the need of utmost microbiological vigilance to identify the unusual pathogen.


Keywords: Emerging pathogen, Shewanella algae
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Pratibha Shamanna, Jayashree Ravindran, Jacinta Lalremruati and Muralidaran Sethumadavan. 2018. Emerging Pathogen: Shewanella Algae causing Burn Wound Infection - Report of Two Cases from a Tertiary Care Center.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 7(5): 48-53. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2018.705.007