This report describes a case of Clostridium difficile ribotype 033 colitis in a patient treated with multiple antibiotics for KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae pancreatitis. Diagnostic, clinical and therapeutic features are discussed. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case of C. difficile ribotype 033 clinical infection reported from Italy.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - Apr 1 2016|
- Antibiotic-associated colitis
- Binary toxin
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Microbiology (medical)