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Table 1 Bloodstream infections of humans with Gordonia polyisoprenivorans and underlying conditions

From: Bacteremia due to Gordonia polyisoprenivorans: case report and review of literature

Case Authors Age/Gender Yr of isolation /Region Type of infection Identification method Underlying conditions Treatment
1 Verma P et al. [11] 78/M 2003/USA Endocarditis 16S rRNA gene sequence and DNA-DNA hybridization HHT,MDS, pancytopenia imipenem and amikacin
2 Kempf VA et al. [12] 24/F 2004/Germany Bacteremia due to CVC 16S rRNA gene sequence CML, s/p-BMT piperacillin-tazobactam
3 Langer AJ et al. [13] 17/ F 2007/USA Bacteremia due to CVCand pneumonia 16S rRNA gene sequence AML vancomycin and ceftazidime; ciprofloxacin and azithromycin
4 Gupta M et al. [1] 17/F 2008/USA pneumonia with associated bacteremia 16S rRNA gene sequence AML ciprofloxacin, zithromycin, vancomycin, ceftazidime
5 Ramanan P et al. [14] 48/M 2012/USA Bacteremia due to CVC 16S rRNA gene sequence AML,
s/p-allogeneic PBSCT
6 present 37/M 2016/China Bacteremia due to CVC 16S rRNA and gyrB gene sequence AIDS-related lymphoma imipenem
  1. F female, M male, HHT hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, MDS myelodysplastic syndrome, CML chronic myelogenous leukemia, BMT bone marrow transplant, s/p status post, AML acute myelogenous leukemia, PBSCT peripheral blood stem cell transplant, AIDS Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome