Mycobacterium szulgai: an unusual cause of disseminated mycobacterial infections

@article{Riedel2011MycobacteriumSA,
  title={Mycobacterium szulgai: an unusual cause of disseminated mycobacterial infections},
  author={Sandra Riedel and Karen M. Dionne and Clare Ellis and Adrienne T Duffield and Karen Colleen Carroll and Nicole Parrish},
  journal={Infection},
  year={2011},
  volume={40},
  pages={463-468}
}
The incidence of nontuberculous mycobacterial infections in the USA has significantly increased during the past three decades, specifically after the advent of HIV/AIDS [1–4]; however, the incidence of tuberculosis in the United States is low when compared to developing countries. For most of the nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM), the pathogenicity and clinical relevance are poorly understood. Likewise, the role of in vitro susceptibility testing of NTM isolates related to the approach of… CONTINUE READING

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