Thymidine auxotrophic Staphylococcus aureus small-colony variant endocarditis and left ventricular assist device infection

Awele Maduka-Ezeh, Maria Teresa Seville, Shimon Kusne, Holenarasipur R. Vikram, Janis E. Blair, Kerryl Greenwood-Quaintance, Francisco Arabia, Robin Patel

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Abstract

We describe a thymidine-dependent small-colony variant of Staphylococcus aureus associated with left ventricular assist device infection and prosthetic valve and pacemaker endocarditis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1102-1105
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Clinical Microbiology
Volume50
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 2012

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Heart-Assist Devices
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Thymidine auxotrophic Staphylococcus aureus small-colony variant endocarditis and left ventricular assist device infection. / Maduka-Ezeh, Awele; Seville, Maria Teresa; Kusne, Shimon; Vikram, Holenarasipur R.; Blair, Janis E.; Greenwood-Quaintance, Kerryl; Arabia, Francisco; Patel, Robin.

In: Journal of Clinical Microbiology, Vol. 50, No. 3, 03.2012, p. 1102-1105.

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Maduka-Ezeh, A, Seville, MT, Kusne, S, Vikram, HR, Blair, JE, Greenwood-Quaintance, K, Arabia, F & Patel, R 2012, 'Thymidine auxotrophic Staphylococcus aureus small-colony variant endocarditis and left ventricular assist device infection', Journal of Clinical Microbiology, vol. 50, no. 3, pp. 1102-1105. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.01170-11
Maduka-Ezeh, Awele ; Seville, Maria Teresa ; Kusne, Shimon ; Vikram, Holenarasipur R. ; Blair, Janis E. ; Greenwood-Quaintance, Kerryl ; Arabia, Francisco ; Patel, Robin. / Thymidine auxotrophic Staphylococcus aureus small-colony variant endocarditis and left ventricular assist device infection. In: Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 2012 ; Vol. 50, No. 3. pp. 1102-1105.
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