Comparison of Mycobacterium lentiflavum and Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare complex lymphadenitis.

@article{JimnezMontero2014ComparisonOM,
  title={Comparison of Mycobacterium lentiflavum and Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare complex lymphadenitis.},
  author={Beatriz Jim{\'e}nez-Montero and Fernando Baquero-Artigao and Jes{\'u}s Saavedra-Lozano and Alfredo Tagarro-Garc{\'i}a and Daniel Bl{\'a}zquez-Gamero and Mar{\'i}a J Cilleruelo-Ortega and Jos{\'e} Tom{\'a}s Ramos-Amador and In{\'e}s Gal{\'e}-Ans{\'o} and Natalia Mar{\'i}n and Raquel G{\'o}mez-Garc{\'i}a and Bego{\~n}a Santiago-Garc{\'i}a and Jes{\'u}s Garrido and Goosen Luis L{\'o}pez},
  journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={33 1},
  pages={28-34}
}
BACKGROUND Mycobacterium lentiflavum is considered a rare pathogen causing nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) lymphadenitis. METHODS A multicenter, retrospective study was performed in immunocompetent children <14 years of age with microbiologically confirmed NTM lymphadenitis treated at 6 hospitals in Madrid, Spain, during 2000-2010. We compared children with M. lentiflavum and Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare complex infection. RESULTS Forty-five microbiologically confirmed NTM… CONTINUE READING