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A rare blood transfusion complication: Bacillus thermoamylovorans bacteremia and diffuse pustular rash
Bacillus thermoamylovorans is a species of bacillus that causes structural defects in milk by contaminating milk with its heat-resistant spores. We report a case of diffuse pustular rash on the extremities and bacillus thermoamylovorans bacteremia in blood culture after erythrocyte suspension replacement. On admission, his acute phase reactants were elevated and he had a generalized rash. After appropriate antibiotherapy, his lesions regressed almost completely. There is no case report of blood transfusion-associated bacillus thermoamylovorans bacteremia in the literature. This case is presented to contribute to the literature to show that Bacillus thermoamylovorans bacteremia may play a role in the etiology of pustular rash and infectious reactions associated with blood transfusion.

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Volume 2, Issue 2, 2024
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