• Aeromonas hydrophila has been increasingly documented as a hardy organism responsible for severe infection in the compromised host. This case report illustrates how A hydrophila may survive prolonged freezing and how seafood shucking may cause sepsis. This report serves as a caution to the immunocompromised seafood lover.
(Arch Intern Med 1987;147:1816-1817)
Flynn TJ. Seafood Shucking as an Etiology for Aeromonas hydrophila Infection. Arch Intern Med. 1987;147(10):1816-1817. doi:10.1001/archinte.1987.00370100130021