1887

Abstract

Introduction:

has been isolated mainly from respiratory specimens and from blood of immunocompromised patients, and from ear infections or leg, arm and ankle wounds and from diabetic foot ulcers. is instead associated with bactaeremia in young adults, mostly with underlying conditions. Only three septic arthritis cases due to this species have been described in the literature.

Case presentation:

Herein we describe four cases of infections due to species that have been recovered from unusual infection sites: two cases of infections, one recovered from the urine of a patient with chronic prostatitis and the other from a liver cyst in an immunocompetent patient; one case from a bone biopsy of a patient with chronic osteomyelitis of the hip; and one case isolated from the joint fluid of an immunocompetent patient with diagnosed septic arthritis. The organisms were identified using standard biochemical tests, by API 20 NE version 6.0, by automated system VITEK 2, by mass spectrometry using the Bruker Daltonics MicroFlex LT spectrometer with MALDI Biotyper 3.1, and by PCR amplification of 16S rRNA.

Antibiotic susceptibility testing was performed using the VITEK 2 system, except for , for which the epsilometric method (Etest technique; bioMérieux) was used.

Conclusion:

We highlight the importance of isolating species from severe infections and unusual sites, and also of combining both phenotypic and genotypic methods for definitive identification.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journal/jmmcr/10.1099/jmmcr.0.000029
2015-04-01
2020-08-07
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

/deliver/fulltext/jmmcr/2/2/jmmcr000029.html?itemId=/content/journal/jmmcr/10.1099/jmmcr.0.000029&mimeType=html&fmt=ahah

References

  1. Abouanaser S.F., Srigley J.A., Nguyen T., Dale S.E., Johnstone J., Wilcox L., Jamieson F., Rawte P., Pernica J.M.. ( 2013;). Bordetella holmesii, an emerging cause of septic arthritis. J Clin Microbiol51:1313–1315[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  2. Arvand M., Feldhues R., Mieth M., Kraus T., Vandamme P.. ( 2004;). Chronic cholangitis caused by Bordetella hinzii in a liver transplant recipient. J Clin Microbiol42:2335–2337[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  3. Bassetti M., Nicco E., Giacobbe D.R., Marchese A., Coppo E., Barbieri R., Viscoli C.. ( 2012;). Bordetella holmesii endocarditis in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus treated with immunosuppressive agents. J Chemother24:240–242[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  4. CLSI( 2013;). Performance Standards for Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing; 23rd Informational Supplement M100‐S23. Wayne, PA: Clinical and Laboratory Standard Institute;
  5. Cookson B.T., Vandamme P., Carlson L.C., Larson A.M., Sheffield V.L., Kersters K., Spach D.H.. ( 1994;). Bacteremia caused by a novel Bordetella species, B. . hinzii. J Clin Microbiol32:966–969
    [Google Scholar]
  6. Daxboeck F., Goerzer E., Apfalter P., Nehr M., Krause R.. ( 2004;). Isolation of Bordetella trematum from a diabetic leg ulcer. Diabet Med21:1247–1248[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  7. Dorittke C., Vandamme P., Hinz K.H., Schemken‐Birk E.M., Wirsing von König C.H.. ( 1995;). Isolation of a Bordetella avium‐like organism from a human specimen. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis14:451–454[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  8. Fry N.K., Duncan J., Edwards M.T., Tilley R.E., Chitnavis D., Harman R., Hammerton H., Dainton L.. ( 2007;). A UK clinical isolate of Bordetella hinzii from a patient with myelodysplastic syndrome. J Med Microbiol56:1700–1703[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  9. Funke G., Hess T., von Gravenitz A., Vandamme P.. ( 1996;). Characteristics of Bordetella hinzii strains isolated from a cystic fibrosis patient over a 3‐year period. J Clin Microbiol34:966–969
    [Google Scholar]
  10. Gadea I., Cuenca‐Estrella M., Benito N., Blanco A., Fernández‐Guerrero M.L., Valero‐Guillén P.L., Soriano F.. ( 2000;). Bordetella hinzii, a “new” opportunistic pathogen to think about. J Infect40:298–299[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  11. Hernández‐Porto M., Cuervo M., Miguel‐Gómez M.A., Delgado T., Lecuona M.. ( 2013;). Diabetic leg ulcer colonized by Bordetella trematum . Rev Esp Quimioter26:72–73
    [Google Scholar]
  12. Hristov A.C., Auwaerter P.G., Romagnoli M., Carroll K.C.. ( 2008;). Bordetella hinzii septicemia in association with Epstein‐Barr virus viremia and an Epstein‐Barr virus‐associated diffuse large B‐cell lymphoma. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis61:484–486[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  13. Jackwood M.W., Saif Y.M., Moorhead P.D., Dearth R.N.. ( 1985;). Further characterization of the agent causing coryza in turkeys. Avian Dis29:690–705[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  14. Jonckheere S., De Baere T., Schroeyers P., Soetens O., De Bel A., Surmont I.. ( 2012;). Prosthetic valve endocarditis caused by Bordetella holmesii, an Acinetobacter lookalike. J Med Microbiol61:874–877[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  15. Kattar M.M., Chavez J.F., Limaye A.P., Rassoulian‐Barrett S.L., Yarfitz S.L., Carlson L.C., Houze Y., Swanzy S., Wood B.L., Cookson B.T.. ( 2000;). Application of 16S rRNA gene sequencing to identify Bordetella hinzii as the causative agent of fatal septicemia. J Clin Microbiol38:789–794
    [Google Scholar]
  16. Kersters K., Hinz K.H., Hertle A., Segers P., Siegmann Lievens. A., O. De Ley J.. ( 1984;). Bordetella avium sp. nov., isolated from the respiratory tracts of turkeys and other birds. Int J Syst Bacteriol34:3456–3470[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  17. Moissenet D., Leverger G., Mérens A., Bonacorsi S., Guiso N., Vu‐Thien H.. ( 2011;). Septic arthritis caused by Bordetella holmesii in an adolescent with chronic haemolytic anaemia. J Med Microbiol60:1705–1707[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  18. Monnier S., Therby A., Couzon B., Doucet‐Populaire F., Greder‐Belan A.. ( 2010;). Bordetella holmesii bacteremia in a 26‐year‐old patient with sickle cell disease. Med Mal Infect40:299–301[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  19. Nguyen L.B., Epelboin L., Gabarre J., Lecso M., Guillot S., Bricaire F., Caumes E., Guiso N.. ( 2013;). Recurrent Bordetella holmesii bacteremia and nasal carriage in a patient receiving rituximab. Emerg Infect Dis19:1703–1705[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  20. Palacián Ruiz M.P., Vasquez Martinez M.A., Lopez Calleja A.I.. ( 2013;). Respiratory infection caused by Bordetella hinzii . Arch Bronconeumol49:409–410[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  21. Panagopoulos M.I., Saint Jean M., Brun D., Guiso N., Bekal S., Ovetchkine P., Tapiero B.. ( 2010;). Bordetella holmesii bacteremia in asplenic children: report of four cases initially misidentified as Acinetobacter lwoffii . J Clin Microbiol48:3762–3764[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  22. Pittet L.F., Emonet S., Schrenzel J., Siegrist C.A., Posfay‐Barbe K.M.. ( 2014;). Bordetella holmesii: an under‐recognised Bordetella species. Lancet Infect Dis14:510–519[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  23. Rimler R.B.. ( 1985;). Turkey coryza: toxin production by Bordetella avium . Avian Dis29:1043–1047[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  24. Shepard C.W., Daneshvar M.I., Kaiser R.M., Ashford D.A., Lonsway D., Patel J.B., Morey R.E., Jordan J.G., Weyant R.S., Fischer M.. ( 2004;). Bordetella holmesii bacteremia: a newly recognized clinical entity among asplenic patients. Clin Infect Dis38:799–804[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  25. Stoddard J.M.. ( 2013;). A case of Bordetella holmseii endocarditis in an asplenic pediatric patient. Clin Lab Sci26:171–174
    [Google Scholar]
  26. Tartof S.Y., Gounder P., Weiss D., Lee L., Cassiday P.K., Clark T.A., Briere E.C.. Bordetella holmesii Working Group( 2014;). Bordetella holmesii bacteremia cases in the United States, April 2010–January 2011. Clin Infect Dis58:e39–e43[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  27. Van Balen T., Nieman A.E., Hermans M.H.A., Schneeberger P.M., de Vries E.. ( 2012;). Bordetella holmesii meningitis in a 12‐year‐old anorectic girl. Pediatr Infect Dis J31:421–422[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  28. Vandamme P., Hommez J., Vancanneyt M., Monsieurs M., Host E.B., Cookson B., Wirsing von Konig C.H., Kersters K., Blackall P.J.. ( 1995;). Bordetella hinzii sp. nov., isolated from poultry and humans. Int J Syst Bacteriol45:37–45[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  29. Vandamme P., Heyndrickx M., Vancanneyt M., Hoste B., De Vos P., Falsen E., Kersters K., Hinz K.H.. ( 1996;). Bordetella trematum sp. nov., isolated from wounds and ear infections in humans, and reassessment of Alcaligenes denitrificans Rüger and Tan 1983. Int J Syst Bacteriol46:849–858[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  30. von Wintzingerode F., Schattke A., Siddiqui R.A., Rösick U., Göbel U.B., Gross R.. ( 2001;). Bordetella petrii sp. nov., isolated from an anaerobic bioreactor, and emended description of the genus Bordetella . Int J Syst Evol Microbiol51:1257–1265[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  31. Wauters G., Vaneechoutte M.. ( 2011;). Approaches to the identification of aerobic Gram‐negative bacteria. In Manual of Clinical Microbiology539–558 Versalovic J, Carroll K C, Funke G, Jorgensen J H, Landry M L. Warnock D W. Washington, DC: ASM Press;
    [Google Scholar]
  32. Weisburg W.G., Barns S.M., Pelletier D.A., Lane L.D.. ( 1991;). 16S‐ribosomal DNA amplification for phylogenetic study. J Bacteriol173:697–703
    [Google Scholar]
  33. Weyant R.S., Hollis D.G., Weaver R.E., Amin M.F., Steigerwalt A.G., O'Connor S.P., Whitney A.M., Daneshvar M.I., Moss C.W., Brenner D.J.. ( 1995;). Bordetella holmesii sp. nov., a new Gram‐negative species associated with septicemia. J Clin Microbiol33:1–7
    [Google Scholar]
  34. Wirsing von Koning C‐H., Riffelmann J.J., M. Coenye T.. ( 2011;). Bordetella and related genera. In Manual of Clinical Microbiology pp739–750 Versalovic J, Carroll K C, Funke G, Jorgensen J H, Landry M L. Warnock D W. Washington, DC: ASM Press;
    [Google Scholar]
http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journal/jmmcr/10.1099/jmmcr.0.000029
Loading
/content/journal/jmmcr/10.1099/jmmcr.0.000029
Loading

Data & Media loading...

Most cited this month Most Cited RSS feed

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error