Pantoea abscess mimicking sarcoma in a HTLV-1-infected Indigenous Australian man: Case report and literature review

by | May 23, 2023 | Publications

Clin Case Rep. 2023 May 18;11(5):e7351. doi: 10.1002/ccr3.7351. eCollection 2023 May.


Gram-negative bacteria of the genus Pantoea are emerging bacterial causes of diverse sporadic and outbreak-linked infections. Chronic Pantoea abscesses are unusual and may give rise to a differential diagnosis of malignancy. Foreign body retention and host immune defects may be risk factors for such chronic infections.

PMID:37215972 | PMC:PMC10196424 | DOI:10.1002/ccr3.7351

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