Port-related Delftia Tsuruhatensis bacteremia in a patient with breast cancer

Tabak O. , Mete B., Aydin S. , Mandel N. M. , OTLU B., Ozaras R. , ...Daha Fazla

NEW MICROBIOLOGICA, cilt.36, ss.199-201, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 36 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.199-201


Delftia tsuruhatensis is a non-glucose fermenting, oxidase positive, motile, gram-negative bacillus first isolated from activated sludge collected from a domestic wastewater treatment plant in Japan. To the best of our knowledge only one case of infection with Delftia tsuruhatensis exists in the medical literature. This is the second case report of human infection having Delftia tsuruhatensis as a causative agent