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Recurrent Breast Abscess Caused by Gordonia bronchialis in an Immunocompetent Patient

Canterbury District Health Board, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Journal of Clinical Microbiology (Impact Factor: 3.99). 07/2005; 43(6):3009-10. DOI: 10.1128/JCM.43.6.3009-3010.2005
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ABSTRACT

We present the first reported case of a recurrent breast infection caused by Gordonia bronchialis. The infection occurred in a 43-year-old immunocompetent female, and species level identification was obtained with 16S rRNA
sequencing.

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