Helicobacter cinaedi is a gram-negative, spiral-shaped enterohepatic bacillus found in the digestive tracts of humans and other animals (1).
Clinical and bacteriological characteristics of Helicobacter cinaedi infection.
First case of bacteremia caused by Helicobacter cinaedi in a patient with liver cirrhosis: a case report and literature review.
Clinical features of community-acquired Helicobacter cinaedi bacteremia.
Multicenter study to evaluate bloodstream infection by Helicobacter cinaedi in Japan.
Helicobacter cinaedi has mainly been isolated from immunocompromised patients with bacteremia, cellulitis, and septic arthritis (3,4).
Helicobacter cinaedi septic arthritis and bacteremia in an immunocompetent patient.
Clinical characteristics of bacteremia caused by Helicobacter cinaedi and time required for blood cultures to become positive.
Molecular epidemiologic analysis and antimicrobial resistance of Helicobacter cinaedi isolated from seven hospitals in Japan.
The nosocomial transmission of Helicobacter cinaedi infections in immunocompromised patients.