A case of Slackia exigua bacteremia associated with pyometra in a patient with poor dentition

Kyoung Ree Lim, Jun Seong Son, Soo youn Moon

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Abstract

We report the first case of Slackia exigua bacteremia related to pyometra. Slackia exigua is an anaerobe that is usually found in the oral cavity and periodontal infections. After two months of treatment with antimicrobial agents, the patient recovered from infection.

Original languageEnglish
Article number102477
JournalAnaerobe
Volume73
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2022

Keywords

  • Bacteremia
  • Pyometra
  • Slackia exigua

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