Ann Lab Med 2020; 40(5): 421-423
First Case of Bacteremia Caused by Coprobacillus catenaformis
Won Young Heo, M.D.1, Jong Kwon Lee, M.D.1, Yoo Na Chung, M.D.1, In Young Yoo, M.D., Ph.D.1, On-Kyun Kang, M.T.1, Duk Hyun Sung, M.D., Ph.D.2, Sun Young Cho, M.D., Ph.D.3,4, Hee Jae Huh, M.D., Ph.D.1, and Nam Yong Lee, M.D., Ph.D.1
Departments of 1Laboratory Medicine and Genetics, 2Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, 3Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, 4Center for Infection Prevention and Control, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Corresponding author: Hee Jae Huh, M.D., Ph.D.
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Genetics, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 81 Irwon-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 06351, Korea
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Received: January 9, 2020; Revised: January 21, 2020; Accepted: March 30, 2020; Published online: September 1, 2020.
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