25th October 2019, Volume 132 Number 1504

Eben Jones, Peter Burrell, Tony Barnett, David Lyons-Ewing, Elisabeth Nuttall

Zoonotic infections are infrequently considered and subsequently under-diagnosed. Here we report a case of Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae infection as a means of highlighting the importance of both considering and investigating for…

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Eben Jones, Registrar, Department of General Medicine, Nelson Hospital; Honorary Clinical Lecturer, University of Otago; Peter Burrell, House Officer, Department of General Medicine, Nelson Hospital; Tony Barnett, Head Microbiologist, Medlab South; David Lyons-Ewing, Registrar, Department of General Medicine, Nelson Hospital; Honorary Clinical Lecturer, University of Otago;
Elisabeth Nuttall, Registrar, Department of General Medicine, Nelson Hospital; Honorary Clinical Lecturer, University of Otago.

Correspondence

Dr Eben Jones, General Medicine Nelson Marlborough District Health Board.

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ebenjones90@gmail.com

Competing Interests

Nil.

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