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BioMed Research International
Volume 2017, Article ID 3276120, 6 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/3276120
Research Article

Appendectomy as a Risk Factor for Bacteremic Biliary Tract Infection Caused by Antibiotic-Resistant Pathogens

1Department of Gastroenterology, Wakayama Rosai Hospital, 93-1 Kinomoto, Wakayama City, Wakayama 640-8505, Japan
2Second Department of Internal Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, 811 Kimiidera, Wakayama City, Wakayama 641-0012, Japan

Correspondence should be addressed to Koki Kawanishi; pj.ca.nimu@ikok-ihsinawak

Received 28 March 2017; Accepted 20 April 2017; Published 15 May 2017

Academic Editor: Heather F. Smith

Copyright © 2017 Koki Kawanishi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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