Left-Sided Endocarditis Associated with Multi-Drug Resistance Acinetobacter Lwoffii

Hossein Ahmadi, Mohammad Boroumand, Maryam Anvari, Abbasali Karimi, Naghmeh Moshtaghi, Maryam Anvari
Acinetobacter lwoffii, an important nosocomial pathogen, is a gram-negative aerobic bacillus that is a component of the normal flora on the skin, oropharynx, and perineum of about 20-25% of healthy individuals. We herein present a case of a 66-year-old man with combined mitral and aortic valve endocarditis associated with multi-drug resistance acinetobacter lowffii bacteremia.