volume 24, issue 1, P80-82 2019
DOI: 10.17986/blm.2019149824
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Aytül Buğra, Taner Daş, Neval Elgörmüş, Gizem Ayaz

Abstract: Sarcina ventriculi is a gram-positive anaerobic coccus with characteristic tetrad morphology. Sarcina ventriculiis identified by light microscopy with features of basophilic staining, cuboidal shape, tetrad morphology, and refractile nature. There have been very few case reports of Sarcina ventriculi reported in the literature. We present a case of a 53-year-old male, with gastric ulcer perforation where peritonitis was incidentally found to harbor Sarcina ventriculi in postmortem histopathological examination…

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