Nontuberculous mycobacterial disease in patients with HIV in Southeast Asia.

@article{McCarthy2012NontuberculousMD,
  title={Nontuberculous mycobacterial disease in patients with HIV in Southeast Asia.},
  author={Kimberly D. McCarthy and Kevin P. Cain and Kevin L. Winthrop and Nibondh Udomsantisuk and Nguyen T.N. Lan and Borann Sar and Michael E. Kimerling and Nong Kanara and Lutgarde Lynen and Patama Monkongdee and Theerawit Tasaneeyapan and Jay K. Varma},
  journal={American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={185 9},
  pages={981-8}
}
RATIONALE Although nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) are widely documented as a cause of illness among HIV-infected people in the developed world, studies describing the prevalence of NTM disease among HIV-infected people in most resource-limited settings are rare. OBJECTIVES To evaluate the prevalence of mycobacterial disease in HIV-infected patients in… CONTINUE READING