Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Case report
Table of Contents - Year : 2016 | Month : June | Volume : 10 | Issue : 6 | Page : DD01 - DD02

Pyogenic Liver Abscess Caused by Acinetobacter lwoffii: A Case Report DD01-DD02

N. Pal singh, Tanu sagar, Kirti Nirmal, I. Rajender kaur

Dr. Tanu Sagar,
Senior Resident, Department of Microbiology University College of Medical, Sciences and Guru Tag Bahadur,
Hospital Delhi-110095, India.

Acinetobacter lwoffii is a gram negative aerobic non-fermenter bacilli. It is considered as an important emerging pathogen after Acinetobacter baumannii in patients with impaired immune system and in nosocomial infections. Here, we present a case of community acquired pyogenic liver Abscess caused by Acinetobacter lwoffii in a diabetic patient.