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Volume 19, Number 11—November 2013

Nontoxigenic Highly Pathogenic Clone of Corynebacterium diphtheriae, Poland, 2004–2012

Aleksandra A. ZasadaComments to Author 
Author affiliation: National Institute of Public Health–National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland

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Table 2

Local infections caused by nontoxigenic Corynebacterium diphtheriae, Poland, 2004–2012

Patient Age, y/sex Location Year Site of C. diphtheriae isolation
Loc-01 ND/M Bydgoszcz 2007 Wound
Loc-02 29/F Warszawa 2007 Fistula
Loc-03 ND/M Bydgoszcz 2007 Wound
Loc-04 51/M Warszawa 2008 Wound
Loc-05 61/F Bydgoszcz 2010 Shank cyst
Loc-06 56/F Gdynia 2010 Wound
Loc-07 59/M Warszawa 2012 Wound

ND, no data.

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Keywords: diphtheria, nontoxigenic, Corynebacterium diphtheriae, invasive infection, local infection, bacteria, Poland

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