Of the 34 Bacillus species described, 10 have been reported to cause infection in humans and 6 are inset pathogens. We report a case of an infected prosthetic hip caused by Bacillus alvei, only the third documented case of human infection with this organism.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Clinical Microbiology|
|State||Published - 1989|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Microbiology (medical)