Bordetella parapertussis bacteremia two case reports
Bordetella parapertussis is widely recognized as a cause of a pertussis-like respiratory illness in children, but reports of invasive infection are rare. We review the literature and describe the clinical presentation and treatment of 2 children with B. parapertussis bacteremia, as well as the techniques used to isolate the organism. Copyright © 2013 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal
Bacteremia, Bordetella parapertussis
Wallihan, R., Selvarangan, R., Marcon, M., Koranyi, K., Spicer, K., Jackson, M. Bordetella parapertussis bacteremia two case reports Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 32, 796-798 (2013).