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

Correspondence
Dr. Tanu Sagar,
Senior Resident, Department of Microbiology University College of Medical, Sciences and Guru Tag Bahadur,
Hospital Delhi-110095, India.
E-mail: tanu.sagar18@gmail.com

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.