Severe community-acquired pneumonia due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa coinfection in an influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 patient

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Abstract

Coinfection with Pseudomonas aeruginosa in patients with influenza is rare. Herein, we report a 39-year-old female patient who presented with severe community-acquired pneumonia due to coinfection with influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 and P. aeruginosa, which progressed to multifocal pneumonia with a fatal outcome.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)365-366
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection
Volume52
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 1 2019

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Keywords

  • Coinfection
  • Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09
  • Pneumonia
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology and Microbiology(all)
  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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