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Acinetobacter

Acinetobacter infection is infrequently correlated with meningitis, endocarditis, peritonitis, urinary tract infections, community-acquired pneumonia, and cholangitis. Acinetobacter unusually colonizes the gastrointestinal tract and is linked with nosocomial pneumonia and wound infections. Background Acinetobacter Acinetobacter baumannii is a pleomorphic aerobic gram-negative bacillus (similar in the form to Haemophilus influenza on Gram stain) usually isolated from hospital conditions and hospitalized… Read More »