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Table 2 Summary of case reports of Tsukamurella pulmonis bacteremia

From: Peripherally inserted central catheter-related bloodstream infection due to Tsukamurella pulmonis: a case report and literature review

Age (years) Sex Diseases Catheter Transplantation Antibiotics Outcome Reference
1.5 M SCID Hickman + Amikacin, clarithromycin, ceftriaxone, vancomycin Survived [7]
3 F ALL CVC Cefixime, ertapenem, ciprofloxacin, amikacin oral clarithromycin Survived [13]
38 F High-grade Burkitt-like lymphoma Hickman + Teicoplanin Survived [12]
39 M ALL Hickman No data Vancomycin, meropenem, amphotericin B No data [11]
48 F IgA nephropathy CVC Ciprofloxacin, gentamicin, vancomycin No data [7]
48 M Intracerebral hemorrhage CVC Ceftazidime, vancomycin Survived [14]
67 F Metastatic breast cancer CVC Sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim No data [7]
  1. SCID severe combined immune deficiency, ALL acute lymphocytic leukemia, CVC central venous catheter