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Corynebacterium ulcerans

Thursday 20 December 2007

Corynebacterium ulcerans causes zoonotic infections, such as diphtheria-like illness and extrapharyngeal infections.

See also

- Corynebacterium sp.

References

- Lartigue MF, Monnet X, Le Fl├Ęche A, Grimont PA, Benet JJ, Durrbach A, Fabre M, Nordmann P. Corynebacterium ulcerans in an immunocompromised patient with diphtheria and her dog. J Clin Microbiol. 2005 Feb;43(2):999-1001. PMID: 15695729