A Rare Case of Pneumonia and Haemoptysis Caused by Citrobactor Freundii in a Young Immunocompetent Male

Authors

  • Sushil Upadhyay

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijocm.v9i1.2929

Keywords:

Citrobactor, Pneumonia, Immunocompetent

Abstract

Citrobacter infections are often nosocomially acquired, seen in patients with significant underlying diseases
and isolates are commonly drug-resistant.A rare clinical syndrome of haemoptysis with underlying
pneumonia caused by Citrobactor freundii in a immunocompetent young male is presented.

Author Biography

Sushil Upadhyay

Senior Consultant Chest Physician, Holy Family Hospital, Okhla Road, Delhi

Published

2021-03-30