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Posted by: Allan Kearns | 2011/04/20

sphingomonas paucimobilis

Smears on blister like sores on base of foot have been declared as the above parasite. Could you please provide some more info on this paracite

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Hallo Allan
Sphingomonas paucimobilis is actually a bacteria that is widely found in ground and water. It only causes minor infections if at all in humans. It is treatable with various antibiotics. It can be dangerous to patients with immune suppression (like HIV, cancer or on cortisone treatment)
Dr Bets

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Posted by: Cyberdoc | 2011/04/20

Hallo Allan
Sphingomonas paucimobilis is actually a bacteria that is widely found in ground and water. It only causes minor infections if at all in humans. It is treatable with various antibiotics. It can be dangerous to patients with immune suppression (like HIV, cancer or on cortisone treatment)
Dr Bets

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