Tuberc Respir Dis.  2007 Sep;63(3):273-277. 10.4046/trd.2007.63.3.273.

A Case of Probable Community Acquired Acinetobacter baumannii Pneumonia

  • 1Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Eulji University School of Medicine, Korea.
  • 2Division of Infectious Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Eulji University School of Medicine, Korea.
  • 3Department of Internal Medicine, Sun General Hospital, Daejeon, Korea.


No abstract available.


Acinetobacter baumannii; Community-acquired pneumonia

MeSH Terms

Acinetobacter baumannii*


  • Figure 1 A chest radiograph obtained at presentation shows air space opacity at the right lower lobe.

  • Figure 2 Chest CT shows air-space consolidation that contains low-attenuation area with peripheral enhancement.

  • Figure 3 A chest radiograph obtained 18 days after treatment shows mild improvement in air space consolidation.

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