Nontuberculosis mycobacteria at a multiresistant tuberculosis reference center in Bahia: clinical epidemiological aspects.

@article{Matos2004NontuberculosisMA,
  title={Nontuberculosis mycobacteria at a multiresistant tuberculosis reference center in Bahia: clinical epidemiological aspects.},
  author={Eliana Dias Matos and Mar{\'i}a Ang{\'e}lica Santana and Mariana Costa de Santana and Patr{\'i}cia Mamede and Bianca de Lira Bezerra and Eliana Daltro Pan{\~a}o and Clovis S Schitini Filho and Ant{\^o}nio Carlos Moreira Lemos},
  journal={The Brazilian journal of infectious diseases : an official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases},
  year={2004},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={
          296-304
        }
}
  • Eliana Dias Matos, María Angélica Santana, +5 authors Antônio Carlos Moreira Lemos
  • Published in
    The Brazilian journal of…
    2004
  • Medicine
  • OBJECTIVE Examine the prevalence and clinical/epidemiological aspects of patients with nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) isolated from sputum provided by an outpatient clinic specializing in the treatment of multiresistant tuberculosis (MRTB) in Bahia, Brazil. METHODS All patients followed at the MRTB outpatient clinic of the Octávio Mangabeira Specialized Hospital (HEOM) were evaluated retrospectively from July 1998 to July 2003. All patients underwent direct examinations and cultures to… CONTINUE READING

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