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Actinomycetoma

Known as: Actinomycetomas 
A chronic granulomatous inflammation involving the deep dermis and the subcutaneous tissues. It is caused by Actinomycetes bacteria.
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2017
Highly Cited
2017
Abstract The qualified presumption of safety (QPS) concept was developed to provide a harmonised generic pre‐evaluation to… Expand
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2016
Review
2016
Mycetoma can be caused by bacteria (actinomycetoma) or fungi (eumycetoma) and typically affects poor communities in remote areas… Expand
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2015
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2015
Mycetoma is a chronic putrid infection of the cutaneous and subcutaneous tissue concerning predominantly the feet, and more… Expand
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Actinomycetoma is a chronic subcutaneous infection caused by aerobic branching actinomycetes. Its clinical features are firm… Expand
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2012
2012
ABSTRACT Nocardia brasiliensis is a Gram-positive facultative intracellular bacterium frequently isolated from human… Expand
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2007
2007
Nine strains isolated from mycetoma patients and received as Streptomyces somaliensis were the subject of a polyphasic taxonomic… Expand
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Actinomycetoma is a chronic occupational condition that occurs frequently in tropical regions. In Mexico 85% of cases… Expand
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2004
Review
2004
Mycetoma is a chronic, granulomatous, subcutaneous, inflammatory disease caused by true fungi (eumycetoma) or filamentous… Expand
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1999
1999
ABSTRACT Nine- to twelve-week-old BALB/c mice were injected in footpads with 107 CFU of a Nocardia brasiliensis cell suspension… Expand
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1995
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1995
Mycetoma is a chronic disease caused by aerobic actinomycetes and eumycetes which mainly affects the lower extremities. It… Expand
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