Cellulomonas, an emerging pathogen: a case report and review of the literature. Academic Article Case Study Review uri icon


  • Cellulomonas is a rare but emerging human pathogen, causing infection in only 4 reported cases in the literature. We present the first case of ascending cholangitis with Cellulomonas bacteremia and sepsis, as well as a brief review of the literature. We summarize every case of Cellulomonas reported in the medical literature, including treatments and outcomes.

publication date

  • January 2014