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ALLMedicine™ Mycobacterium Fortuitum Center

Research & Reviews  104 results

Nontuberculous Mycobacteria in Portugal: Trends from the last decade.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pulmoe.2022.01.011
Pulmonology Santos A, Carneiro S et. al.

Feb 28th, 2022 - Nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) are opportunistic human pathogens found in the environment. The transmission seems to be associated with inhalation of aerosol droplets, ingestion or trauma events. Recent studies indicate that NTM disease is incr...

GATA2 deficiency phenotype associated with tandem duplication of GATA2 and overexpressi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8714714
Blood Advances; Singh P, Heer M et. al.

Oct 13th, 2021 - A 3-year-old girl of nonconsanguineous healthy parents presented with cervical and mediastinal lymphadenopathy due to Mycobacterium fortuitum infection. Routine blood analysis showed normal hemoglobin, neutrophils, and platelets but profound monon...

Clinical course of peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis due to non-tuberculosis myco...
https://doi.org/10.1177/08968608211042434
Peritoneal Dialysis International : Journal of the Intern... Fung WW, Chow KM et. al.

Sep 4th, 2021 - Peritoneal dialysis (PD)-related peritonitis caused by non-tuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) are difficult to diagnose, is associated with significant morbidity and mortality, and clinical course remains unclear. We determined the prevalence and clin...

A case of Mycobacterium fortuitum prosthetic joint infection successfully treated medic...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8372788
BMJ Case Reports; Ramanathan M, Ayoade F

Aug 19th, 2021 - A 58-year-old man with a history of end-stage degenerative joint disease developed a postsurgical infection at the right hip 4 weeks after hip replacement surgery. He underwent surgical washout of the right hip without opening the joint capsule. A...

M. fortuitum-induced CNS-pathology: Deciphering the role of canonical Wnt signaling, bl...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dci.2021.104111
Developmental and Comparative Immunology; Sharma S, Kumar M et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - Molecular underpinning of mycobacteria-induced CNS-pathology is not well understood. In the present study, zebrafish were infected with Mycobacterium fortuitum and the prognosis of CNS-pathogenesis studied. We observed M. fortuitum triggers extens...

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News  7 results

Mycobacterium abscessus Infection Following Home Dermabrasion
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/204311/aesthetic-dermatology/mycobacterium-abscessus-infection-following-home
Justin Grubbs, MD, Casey Bowen, MD

Jul 9th, 2019 - Case Report A 32-year-old woman presented to the dermatology clinic with a tender lump overlying the right maxilla of 6 weeks’ duration. The lesion developed acutely 1 to 2 months after the patient began using an at-home microdermabrasion device,.

Review protocols, follow reprocessing guidelines to cut device-related HAIs
https://www.mdedge.com/pulmonary-health-hub/article/174518/healthcare-acquired-infections/review-protocols-follow
Sharon Worcester

Sep 11th, 2018 - ATLANTA – Ongoing vigilance regarding the role of medical devices in health care–associated infections (HAIs) and transmission of antimicrobial-resistant pathogen is needed, according to Isaac Benowitz, MD, of the Centers for Disease Control and P.

Review protocols, follow reprocessing guidelines to cut device-related HAIs
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/174518/healthcare-acquired-infections/review-protocols-follow-reprocessing
Sharon Worcester, MDedge News

Sep 11th, 2018 - ATLANTA – Ongoing vigilance regarding the role of medical devices in health care–associated infections (HAIs) and transmission of antimicrobial-resistant pathogen is needed, according to Isaac Benowitz, MD, of the Centers for Disease Control and P.

Dominican Republic Surgery Linked to Non-TB Mycobacteria ‏
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/821615

Mar 6th, 2014 - Rapidly growing nontuberculous Mycobacterium (RG-NTM) wound infections have been reported in medical tourists who have undergone cosmetic surgery in the Dominican Republic, according to data published in the March 7 issue of the Morbidity and Mort...

Dominican Republic Surgery Linked to Non-TB Mycobacteria ‏
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/821615

Mar 6th, 2014 - Rapidly growing nontuberculous Mycobacterium (RG-NTM) wound infections have been reported in medical tourists who have undergone cosmetic surgery in the Dominican Republic, according to data published in the March 7 issue of the Morbidity and Mort...

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