SESSION TITLE: Chest Infections
SESSION TYPE: Case Report Slide
PRESENTED ON: Sunday, April 17, 2016 at 09:45 AM - 11:15 AM
INTRODUCTION: We describe the first reported case of severe pneumonia due to Mycoplasma hyorhinis in adult. This patient presented with severe respiratory failure and had to receive invasive positive pressure ventilation and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Clinical routine microbiological testing and molecular methods did not show any evidence of any pathogens infection. Finally deep sequencing of BALF Prompt suspected Mycoplasma hyorhinis infection.