Bordetella holmesii in children suspected of pertussis in Argentina

    loading  Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid



We describe nine patients (eight aged < 1 year) clinically diagnosed with pertussis yet laboratory-confirmed with Bordetella holmesii infections, a human pathogen normally isolated from blood. Most patients reported cough and cold symptoms. No death was reported. We report B. holmesii isolation in infants with respiratory symptoms in Argentina.

Related Topics

    loading  Loading Related Articles