Probiotics: an obedient ally or an insidious enemy?
Intensive Care Unit, Hippokrateion General Hospital of Athens, 114, Vas. Sophias Ave., 11521 Athens, Greece
Critical Care 2012, 16:456 doi:10.1186/cc11806Published: 5 November 2012
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The first case of bloodstream infection by Pediococcus pentosaceus after the administration of a symbiotic formula to a critically ill patient is presented. The infection was successfully treated with ceftriaxone.