Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

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Empyema Caused by Pseudomonas luteola: A Case Report

Farid Yousefi 1 , 2 , Saeed Shoja 2 and Negin Honarvar 1 , 2 , *
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1 Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Razi Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
2 Health Research Institute, Infectious and Tropical Disease Research Center, Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: July 01, 2014, 7 (7); e10923
  • Published Online: July 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: February 26, 2013
  • Revised: May 5, 2013
  • Accepted: May 8, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.10923

To Cite: Yousefi F, Shoja S, Honarvar N. Empyema Caused by Pseudomonas luteola: A Case Report, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2014 ; 7(7):e10923. doi: 10.5812/jjm.10923.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Report
3. Conclusions
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