Nontuberculous Mycobacteria

Known as: mycobacterium atypical, Atypical Mycobacteria, Nontuberculous Mycobacterium 
So-called atypical species of the genus MYCOBACTERIUM that do not cause tuberculosis. They are also called tuberculoid bacilli, i.e.: M. buruli, M… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
A significant knowledge gap exists concerning the geographical distribution of nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) isolation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) disease is a notifiable condition in Queensland, Australia. Mycobacterial isolates that require… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
A majority of the Mycobacterium species, called the nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM), are natural inhabitants of natural waters… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) are increasingly associated with pulmonary disease. This is a worldwide phenomenon and one that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) are potential respiratory pathogens in cystic fibrosis (CF). To assess the species-specific… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
It is likely that the incidence of infection by environmental opportunistic mycobacteria will continue to rise. Part of the rise… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) are a major cause of opportunistic infection in immunocompromised hosts. Because there is no… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Nosocomial outbreaks and pseudo-outbreaks caused by the nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) have been recognized for more than 20… (More)
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1996
Review
1996
INTRODUCTION… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
A method for the rapid identification of mycobacteria to the species level was developed on the basis of evaluation by the… (More)
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