Infective Endocarditis in a Patient due to Roseomonas Gilardii in a Tertiary Care Hospital

Authors

  • Mohammad Ferdous Ur Rahaman Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Md Abul Kalam Azad Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Mehedy Ahmed Munna Junior consultant, Anaesthesiology, Beanibazarupazila health complex, Beanibazar, Sylhet

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/bjm.v33i1.56800

Keywords:

Roseomonas gilardii, Infective Endocarditis, coccobacilli, Pink-pigmented bacterium

Abstract

Roseomonas gilardiii a species of Gramnegative, strictly aerobic, coccobacilli-shaped, pink-pigmented bacterium pathogenic for humans, causing rare cause of bacteremia and other infections especially who are immunosuppressed .These bacterias are detected after several days growth in culture, and typical pink, mucoid colonies are found.In this case infective endocarditis in a patient due to roseomonas gilardii and the clinical course with isolation of the organism in Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU)is reported.

Bangladesh J Medicine July 2022; 33(1) : 109-113

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Published

2021-12-06

How to Cite

Ur Rahaman, M. F. ., Kalam Azad, M. A. ., & Munna, M. A. . (2021). Infective Endocarditis in a Patient due to Roseomonas Gilardii in a Tertiary Care Hospital. Bangladesh Journal of Medicine, 33(1), 109–113. https://doi.org/10.3329/bjm.v33i1.56800

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Case Reports