Hematologic malignancy as a risk factor for bacteremic skin and soft tissue infection caused by gram-negative bacilli

Cheol-In Kang; Doo Ryeon Chung; Kyong Ran Peck; Jae-Hoon Song
November 2010
Annals of Hematology;Nov2010, Vol. 89 Issue 11, p1171
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor is presented regarding the risk factor for skin and soft tissue infections induced by gram-negative bacilli.


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