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Rectal chlamydia—a reservoir of undiagnosed infection in men who have sex with men
Objective: To determine the prevalence of rectal chlamydia infection in a cohort of men who have sex with men (MSM) and the proportion of infection that would be missed without routine screening.Expand
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Increasing detection of asymptomatic syphilis in HIV patients
Background/objectives: The burden of new syphilis diagnoses in London has mainly been in men who have sex with men (MSM), many of whom are co-infected with HIV. Our HIV unit introduced regularExpand
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MRSA on tourniquets and keyboards.
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Disseminated infection with mycobacterium chelonei in a haemodialysis patient.
M. chelonei ssp. chelonei was isolated over a period of 5 months from abscesses on various sites of hands and feet of a patient on maintenance dialysis. The organism was resistant in vitro to aExpand
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Management of blisters in minor burns.
Les avis sont partages. L'etude de 202 cas montre que les bulles laissees intactes sont moins souvent infectees, et surtout moins souvent infectees par staphylocoques, que celles ponctionnees ouExpand
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Isolation of Campylobacter sputorum biovar sputorum from an axillary abscess.
Campylobacter sputorum biovar sputorum is a rarely isolated organism, particularly from human clinical specimens. Its pathogenic potential is unknown. We present here what we believe to be the firstExpand
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Cryptococcal meningitis presenting as uveitis.
A patient presented with a posterior uveitis. An inferior plaque of retinal exudation was seen. Full investigation failed to establish a cause until six weeks later, when cryptococcal meningitisExpand
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An outbreak of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection in HIV-seropositive persons
Staphylococcus aureus is a cause of considerable morbidity and mortality in HIV-seropositive persons. Although methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) is encountered worldwide and in many areas ofExpand
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Extragenital granuloma inguinale (Donovanosis) diagnosed in the United Kingdom: a clinical, histological, and electron microscopical study.
An extremely rare case of primary extragenital granuloma inguinale affecting the axillae is reported. Clinical, histological, and electron microscopical features of the disease are described, and theExpand
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