Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2019  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 1508--1510

Linezolid-resistant Enterococcus faecalis in leukemia patients: Rare cases with review of literature


Naveen Kumar1, Sonu Kumari Agrawal2, Aishwarya Govindaswamy2, Vijeta Bajpai2, Tej Bahadur2 
1 Department of Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Sonu Kumari Agrawal
Department of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
India

Resistance to linezolid is rare in clinical isolates of Enterococcus faecalis. Here, we report cases of linezolid resistant Enterococcus fecalis in leukemia patients with review of literature.


How to cite this article:
Kumar N, Agrawal SK, Govindaswamy A, Bajpai V, Bahadur T. Linezolid-resistant Enterococcus faecalis in leukemia patients: Rare cases with review of literature.J Family Med Prim Care 2019;8:1508-1510


How to cite this URL:
Kumar N, Agrawal SK, Govindaswamy A, Bajpai V, Bahadur T. Linezolid-resistant Enterococcus faecalis in leukemia patients: Rare cases with review of literature. J Family Med Prim Care [serial online] 2019 [cited 2019 Dec 11 ];8:1508-1510
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