Human Wound Infection with Mannheimia glucosida following Lamb Bite
Jillian SY Lau, Lida Omaleki, Conny Turni, Stuart Richard Barber, Glenn Francis Browning, Michelle J Francis, Maryza Graham, Tony M Korman
JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY | AMER SOC MICROBIOLOGY | Published : 2015
Mannheimia spp. are veterinary pathogens that can cause mastitis and pneumonia in domestic cattle and sheep. While Mannheimia glucosida can be found as normal flora in oral and respiratory mucosa in sheep, there have been no reported cases of human infection with this organism.