First case report of human infection with Mycobacterium stomatepiae

  title={First case report of human infection with Mycobacterium stomatepiae},
  author={J. Weston and S. Pandey and E. Matthews and E. Bursle},
  journal={JMM Case Reports},
Introduction We describe the first detailed case report of human infection with Mycobacterium stomatepiae. Infection with non-tuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) related to M. stomatepiae is well described, despite the lack of previous confirmed reports of M. stomatepiae-related human disease. Localised cervical lymphadenitis is the most common NTM disease in children, with species closely related to M. stomatepiae, such as Mycobacterium triplex and Mycobacterium florentinum, having been shown to be… Expand
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