A case of urinary tract infection caused byCorynebacterium urealyticum and coryneform group F1

  • F. Soriano
  • C. Ponte
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DOI: 10.1007/BF01961671

Cite this article as:
Soriano, F. & Ponte, C. Eur. J. Clin. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. (1992) 11: 626. doi:10.1007/BF01961671

Abstract

A case of urinary tract infection (UTI) caused by a fastidious, urea-splitting, antibiotic-sensitive coryneform, identified as CDC group F1, is described. The patient suffered from enrusted cystitis and had had previous and persistent UTIs caused byCorynebacterium urealyticum (formerly CDC group D2). Bacteriological cure was achieved after one month of treatment with amoxicillin plus acetohydroxamic acid.

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© Friedr, Vieweg & Sohn Verlagsgesellschaft mbH 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Soriano
    • 1
  • C. Ponte
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Clinical MicrobiologyFundación Jimenéz DiazMadridSpain

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