Poster Abstract Session:
242. Novel Diagnostics for Uncommon Bacteria
Saturday, October 10, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

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Tracks: Adult ID, Investigative ID

Bordetella bronchiseptica Respiratory Infection Misdiagnosed as Pertussis by Multiplexed Nucleic Acid Test
Moira C. Mcnulty, MD ; Dena R. Shibib, DO ; Jennifer L. Steinbeck, MD ; Scott Matushek, MS ; Jennifer Pisano, MD ; Kathleen Mullane, DO, FIDSA ; Kathleen G. Beavis, MD ; Vera Tesic, MD, MS ; David Pitrak, MD, FIDSA
Assessment of Modified Immunofluorescent Technique for Detection of Human Leptospirosis in Febrile Patients in Chennai, India
Arumugam Ganesan, MSc, MPhil ; Saramma Mini Jacob, MD ; S Baskaran, MD MSc ; K Sivasangeetha, MD ; K Mary Sushi, PhD ; D Anitha, PhD
  • IDWeek 2015_POSTER.pdf (467.7 kB)
  • Examination of Sterile Fluids for Unrecognized Secondary Pathogens from Patients on Antibiotic Treatment
    John Farrell, MD ; Elsa Vazquez Melendez, MD ; Kristin Lowery, PhD ; Rangarajan Sampath, PhD ; Robert Bonomo, MD
    Propionibacterium acnes - Time-to-positivity of Cultures from Different Clinical Sites
    Rasha Abdulmassih, MD ; Jina Makadia, MD ; Zaw Min, MD, FACP ; James Como, MD ; Nitin Bhanot, MD, MPH
    In Vitro Susceptibility of Gemella species from Clinical Isolates
    Jonathan Baghdadi, MD ; Theodoros Kelesidis, MD, PhD ; Romney Humphries, Ph.D.

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 7th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.