[Pathogenesis and laboratory diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections].

Abstract

Mycoplasma pneumoniae is the only mycoplasma clearly involved in respiratory tract infections in man. Implicated most often in tracheobronchitis, it is the second most frequent agent responsible for community-wide bacterial pneumonia, and in addition it probably causes asthma exacerbations. M. pneumoniae infection occurs endemically, with epidemic peaks… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.arcped.2008.02.010

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@article{Bbear2008PathogenesisAL, title={[Pathogenesis and laboratory diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections].}, author={C{\'e}cile Marie B{\'e}bear}, journal={Archives de pediatrie : organe officiel de la Societe francaise de pediatrie}, year={2008}, volume={15 7}, pages={1253-6} }