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Mycobacterium heckeshornense peritonitis in a peritoneal dialysis patient: a case report and review of the literature.
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PMID:  21375651     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Clin Microbiol Infect ABSTRACT: We report the first case of peritonitis attributed to Mycobacterium heckeshornense. This is a rare, non-tuberculous mycobacterium that has been reported as an aetiological agent in a growing number and widening spectrum of infections.
Authors:
W W Chan; M C Murray; P Tang; M G Romney
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2010-12-22
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1469-0691     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2010 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-3-7     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9516420     Medline TA:  Clin Microbiol Infect     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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© 2011 The Authors. Clinical Microbiology and Infection © 2011 European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.
Affiliation:
) Division of Medical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB ) Division of Infectious Diseases, University of British Columbia ) British Columbia Centre for Disease Control ) Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia ) Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, St Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
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