Actinomycosis

Known as: Actinomyces Infection, Actinomycotic infections, Infection, Actinomyces 
An infectious process caused by bacteria of the Actinomyces species. It is characterized by the formation of purulent and painful abscesses in the… (More)
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2014
Review
2014
Actinomycosis is a rare chronic disease caused by Actinomyces spp., anaerobic Gram-positive bacteria that normally colonize the… (More)
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2011
2011
Abdominal-pelvic actinomycosis is often mistaken for other conditions, presenting a preoperative diagnostic challenge. In a 46… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
 
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Actinomycosis is an uncommon, chronic bacterial infection that induces both suppurative and granulomatous inflammation. Localized… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Actinomycosis of the jaws is a rare disease, which has been recently described in patients with infected osteoradionecrosis (IORN… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE Thoracic actinomycosis is a chronic suppurative pulmonary or endobronchial infection caused by Actinomyces israelii, a… (More)
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2005
2005
STUDY OBJECTIVE IV antibiotic therapy for 2 to 6 weeks followed by 6 to 12 months of oral antibiotic therapy is usually… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Actinomyces and Nocardia species are frequently overlooked pulmonary pathogens until their presence is histologically proved… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Actinomycosis continues to elude the clinician. In only four of 57 patients seen at the University of Iowa Hospitals (and in none… (More)
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1973
Highly Cited
1973
 
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