Melioidosis

Known as: STANTON DISEASE, Infection due to Pseudomonas pseudomallei, Melioidosis [Disease/Finding] 
A disease of humans and animals that resembles GLANDERS. It is caused by BURKHOLDERIA PSEUDOMALLEI and may range from a dormant infection to a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Burkholderia pseudomallei, a highly pathogenic bacterium that causes melioidosis, is commonly found in soil in Southeast Asia and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Over 20 years, from October 1989, the Darwin prospective melioidosis study has documented 540 cases from tropical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Melioidosis is a serious community-acquired infectious disease caused by the Gram-negative environmental bacterium Burkholderia… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
While Southeast Asia and northern Australia are well recognized as the major endemic regions for melioidosis, recent reports have… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Melioidosis, caused by the gram-negative saprophyte Burkholderia pseudomallei, is a disease of public health importance in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Burkholderia pseudomallei is a recognized biothreat agent and the causative agent of melioidosis. This Gram-negative bacterium… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A collection of 147 isolates of Burkholderia pseudomallei, B. mallei, and B. thailandensis was characterized by multilocus… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
There is remarkably little known about the incidence of melioidosis outside a few countries (Thailand, Australia, Singapore and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
A case-control study was conducted in four hospitals in northeastern Thailand to identify risk factors for melioidosis and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
An open randomised trial was conducted to compare ceftazidime (120 mg/kg/day) with "conventional therapy" (chloramphenicol 100 mg… (More)
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