Volume 84, Issue 2
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



is a fastidious growing Gram-negative bacillus responsible of rat-bite fever. We describe here the first report of this disease in la Réunion and the first isolation using shell vial cell culture from a blood culture bottle with a bacterium suspected to be dead.


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  • Received : 19 Aug 2010
  • Accepted : 02 Nov 2010
  • Published online : 04 Feb 2011

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