Carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (CRAB) - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (CRAB)

Carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (CRAB) is a type of bacteria commonly found in the environment, especially in soil and water. CRAB can cause human infections of the blood, urinary tract, lungs, wounds, and other body sites. The bacteria are multidrug-resistant, making infections very difficult to treat.

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Updated Tuesday, 25-Feb-2020 15:32:44 CST