Osteomyelitis Infection of Mycobacterium marinum: A Case Report and Literature Review

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Mycobacterium marinum (M. marinum) is a ubiquitous waterborne organism that grows optimally at temperatures around 30°C. It is a nontuberculous Mycobacterium found in nonchlorinated water with worldwide prevalence. It is the most common atypical Mycobacterium that causes opportunistic infection in humans. M. marinum can cause superficial infections and… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2015/905920

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@inproceedings{Nguyen2015OsteomyelitisIO, title={Osteomyelitis Infection of Mycobacterium marinum: A Case Report and Literature Review}, author={Hao Nguyen and Nada Fadul and Muhammad Ashraf and Dawd S. Siraj}, booktitle={Case reports in infectious diseases}, year={2015} }