Epidemiology of Rapidly Growing Mycobacteria Bloodstream Infections.


BACKGROUND Rapidly growing mycobacteria (RGM) bloodstream infections (BSI) are an emerging problem often associated with therapeutic challenges. We review the epidemiology, treatment and outcomes over a 5-year period of a heterogeneous group presenting to our institution with RGM BSI. MATERIALS AND METHODS A retrospective cohort study of patients with… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjms.2015.12.012


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