Lactose Non-Fermenting

First Case of Chromobacterium violaceum as Urinary Tract Infection Agent in Angola

Abstract Background: Chromobacterium violaceum is a Gram-negative, a facultative anaerobe bacteria producing violacein pigment. C. violaceum is generally present as the normal flora of water and soil. The Urine Tract Infection (UTI) due to C. violaceum is very rare. Until now there was no report from Africa about UTIs caused by C. violaceum. The antimicrobial […]

26 Março, 2019