Septic Shock with Multi Organ Failure Due to Fluoroquinolones Resistant Campylobacter Jejuni

Filippo Mearelli, Chiara Casarsa, Andrea Breglia, Gianni Biolo
2017 The American journal of case reports  
BACKGROUND Campylobacter jejuni infections are typically self-limited, and severe extra-intestinal complications are uncommon. CASE REPORT We report a case of a man with septic shock due to fluoroquinolones resistant Campylobacter jejuni. CONCLUSIONS This manuscript emphasizes the potential lethality of fluorquinolones resistant Campylobacter jejuni bacteremia.
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