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  • 1 Rostock University Hospital, Rostock, Germany
  • 2 Rostock University Hospital, Rostock, Germany

We report the case of a nosocomial infection due to Enterococcus cecorum isolated from a blood culture of a 75-year-old septic male patient. Matrix-assisted laser desorption–ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry (MALDI-TOF MS) and Vitek 2 succeeded in identification of the isolate.

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