Actinomycetoma

Known as: Actinomycetomas 
A chronic granulomatous inflammation involving the deep dermis and the subcutaneous tissues. It is caused by Actinomycetes bacteria.
National Institutes of Health

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1946-2017
05101519462016

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2012
2012
Actinomycetoma is a chronic subcutaneous infection caused by aerobic branching actinomycetes. Its clinical features are firm… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
2010
2010
Eumycetoma is a chronic cutaneous and subcutaneous infection caused by various genera of fungi producing specific colored… (More)
Is this relevant?
2008
2008
BACKGROUND Mycetoma has a worldwide geographical distribution which is extremely uneven; however, it is a common disease in India… (More)
Is this relevant?
2008
2008
BACKGROUND Actinomycetoma is a chronic infection caused by several aerobic actinomycetes; it is a relatively frequent condition… (More)
Is this relevant?
2007
2007
BACKGROUND Combination antibiotic regimens are effective in the treatment of actinomycetoma but many treatment schedules require… (More)
Is this relevant?
2007
2007
BACKGROUND Actinomycetoma is a chronic occupational condition that occurs frequently in tropical regions. In Mexico 85% of cases… (More)
Is this relevant?
2002
2002
BACKGROUND Actinomycetoma is a chronic infection resulting from aerobic Actinomycetes. The major agents are Nocardia brasiliensis… (More)
Is this relevant?
2001
2001
We report an unusual case of primary cutaneous nocardiosis due to Nocardia otitidiscaviarum presenting first as a mycetoma of the… (More)
Is this relevant?
1999
1999
Nine- to twelve-week-old BALB/c mice were injected in footpads with 10(7) CFU of a Nocardia brasiliensis cell suspension. Typical… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
1985
1985
We report a case of mycetoma caused by Nocardiopsis dassonvillei in a 39-year-old man. He had multiple nodules and draining… (More)
Is this relevant?