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Several rapidly growing mycobacteria (RGM) species have been described as etiologic agents of bacteremia in cancer patients with long-term central devices [1–5].We report here a series of cases of bacteremia caused by the novel species of RGM namedM. canariasense that were identified through a retrospective review of all cases in which at least one blood(More)
Chronic periodontitis is a multifactorial infectious disease associated with Gram-negative strict anaerobes which are immersed in the subgingival biofilm. Porphyromonas gingivalis, an important periodontal pathogen, is frequently detected in patients with chronic periodontitis. Although isolates of P. gingivalis tend to be susceptible to most antimicrobial(More)
Chronic periodontitis is a multifactorial infectious disease associated with Gram-negative anaerobes which are part of the subgingival microflora. In recent years, studies have been conducted to assess the presence of Gram-negative facultative anaerobes (Enterobacteriaceae) and their participation in the development and progression of chronic periodontitis.(More)
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