Disseminated Mycobacterium terrae infection in a patient with advanced human immunodeficiency virus disease.

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Mycobacterium terrae has been rarely implicated in human disease and never in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). We describe an HIV-infected patient with disseminated infection by M. terrae with pulmonary and cutaneous clinical manifestations. M. terrae was isolated from both sputum and urine, and identified by both conventional… (More)

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@article{Carbonara2000DisseminatedMT, title={Disseminated Mycobacterium terrae infection in a patient with advanced human immunodeficiency virus disease.}, author={Sergio Carbonara and Enrico M Tortoli and Danila Costa and Laura Monno and Giuseppe Fiorentino and Anna Grimaldi and Donato Boscia and Marco Arturo Rollo and Giuseppe Pastore and Gioacchino Angarano}, journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America}, year={2000}, volume={30 5}, pages={831-5} }