5 edition of Mycobacterial Disease found in the catalog.
A. D. Russell
April 1, 1997
by Blackwell Publishing Limited
Written in English
|Contributions||Society for Applied Bacteriology Staff (Contributor), C. H. Collins (Editor), P. W. Andrew (Editor), J. M. Grange (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||116|
Background There are limited data on the epidemiology, diagnosis and optimal management of nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) disease in children. Methods Retrospective cohort study of NTM cases over a year-period at a tertiary referral hospital in Australia. Results A total of children with NTM disease, including with lymphadenitis and 25 with skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs Cited by: The main diseases caused by mycobacterial infection are tuberculosis (TB) and leprosy. Despite a fall in the prevalence of these diseases over the last decade, they are still significant causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Atypical mycobacterial infections are encountered less frequently. Immigration patterns, the frequency of human immunodeficiency infection, and the increased.
Nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease is the general term for a group of disorders caused by exposure to mycobacteria, which are rod-shaped bacterial germs usually found in the environment. The most common type of mycobacteria cause tuberculosis and leprosy, with “nontuberculous” being used to differentiate between disorders. Mycobacterial Culture • Gold standard for detection of. Mycobacterium tuberculosis. complex (MTBC) • Use of culture increases the number of tuberculosis (TB) cases found over smear alone – For MTBC, fewer organisms needed for positive culture than for positive AFB smear • Culture used for species identification, drugFile Size: KB.
Bovine tuberculosis (bovine TB) is a bacterial disease caused by Mycobacterium bovis, which occurs nearly worldwide (O'Reilly and Daborn, ; Clifton-Hadley et al., ). This book is a comprehensive and authoritative source on nontuberculosis mycobacterial (NTM) pathogens and diseases and their appropriate management, with a focus on lung disease. NTM diseases, especially lung diseases, are increasing in prevalence in the U.S. and internationally with concomitant growing interest in a broad section of the.
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Nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) refer to mycobacteria other than Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) and M. leprae. The incidence and prevalence of NTM Lung disease (NTM-LD) is rising worldwide and accounts for most of clinical cases. NTM infections occur both in immunocompetent and immunocompromised hosts.
Tuberculosis and Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Infections. Seventh Edition. For Tuberculosis and Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Infections, Dr. Schlossberg assembled an international team of experts to write about nearly every facet of the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of tuberculosis and nontuberculous mycobacterial addition to presenting the latest clinical data Cited by: Introduction.
Currently there are more than recognized species of nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM). NTM can cause a broad range of infections in humans, including lymphadenitis, skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs), pulmonary disease, otitis media, and osteomyelitis .The overall incidence of NTM disease increased significantly in the s and s, in parallel with the rise of Cited by: This book is a comprehensive source on nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) pathogens and diseases and their appropriate management, with a focus on lung disease.
Includes chapters on microbiology, pathophysiology, epidemiology, the diseases that can stem from NTM, and their management.
Buy Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Disease: A Comprehensive Approach to Diagnosis and Management (Respiratory Medicine): Read Books Reviews - 3/5(1). The clinical presentation of non-tuberculous mycobacterial infection of the lungs is usually nonspecific and varies to some extent depending on the microorganism and underlying conditions.
avium complex (MAC) disease commonly presents with a productive cough, and about 20% of patients have hemoptysis. Fever is present in only about one. Mycobacterial disease is known to have affected humans for more than a century and still it continues to be a global health concern.
There are several challenges as far as TB is concerned. To list a few, TB stands as the most common opportunistic infection in HIV-positive patients in many developing countries. Mycobacterial Diseases (Mycobact) provides the rapid monthly publication of articles in all areas related to Mycobacterial Diseases.
Mycobacterial Diseases welcomes the submission of manuscripts that meet the general criteria of significance and scientific excellence. Papers will be published approximately one month after acceptance. Treating mycobacterial avium intracellularly complex (MAC) lung disease.
The treatment of mycobacterial avium intracellularly complex (MAC) lung disease depends on clinical presentation, including nodular or bronchiectasis disease, cavitary diseases, Author: Arian Bethencourt Mirabal, Gustavo Ferrer.
This book is a comprehensive and authoritative source on nontuberculosis mycobacterial (NTM) pathogens and diseases and their appropriate management, with a focus on lung disease. NTM diseases, especially lung diseases, are increasing in prevalence in the U.S.
and internationally with concomitant growing interest in a broad section of the Author: David E. Griffith. Four distinct clinical syndromes account for most infections with NTM  and include (1) pulmonary disease, (2) lymphadenitis, (3) skin or soft-tissue infections (SSTIs),  and (4) disseminated disease.
As reported inNTM are being implicated in a few challenging cases of eye infections.  Person-to-person spread is extremely uncommon, although in the first known outbreak of. Disease. Scrofula is the term used for lymphadenopathy of the neck, usually as a result of an infection in the lymph nodes, known as can be caused by tuberculous or nontuberculous 95% of the scrofula cases in adults are caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis, most often in immunocompromised patients (about 50% of cervical tuberculous lymphadenopathy).Specialty: Infectious disease.
In this completely revised edition an international team of experts presents nearly every facet of the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of tuberculosis and nontuberculous mycobacterial infections. In addition to presenting the latest clinical data, epidemiological findings, and policy and strategy recommendations of the World Health Organization, the book also provides detailed information.
Atypical mycobacterial infection has been described in the medical literature since the mid s. The development and introduction of a rapid radiometric mycobacterial detection system has advanced the field of mycobacteriology over the past 20 years. @cmcclure I just was doing some internet research and ran across a book that might interest you, or others, although it is expensive.
Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Disease: A Comprehensive Approach to Diagnosis and Management, edited by David E. Griffith from Tyler, TX The book is available on Amazon and other internet sites.
The official ATS/IDSA statement: Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of nontuberculous mycobacterial diseases. Am J Respir Crit Care Med ; More comprehensive than its predecessor, this statement provides a general overview of NTM pathogenesis, presentation, and diagnosis as well as easily retrieved treatment.
This book is a comprehensive and authoritative source on nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) pathogens and diseases and their appropriate management, with a focus on lung disease.
NTM diseases, especially lung diseases, are increasing in prevalence in the U.S. and internationally with concomitant growing interest in a broad section of the Author: David E.
Griffith. The outcome of the respiratory NTM disease is a consequence of a complex interplay between microbial factors and host susceptibility. Furthermore, HIV infection, cystic fibrosis, cancer, underlying chronic lung disease and history of tuberculosis (TB) may be associated as risk factors for active nontuberculosis pulmonary diseases (NTMPD).
The first suggestion about a connection between Johne's disease, a chronic mycobacterial enteritis in cattle, and Crohn' s disease occurred inwhen Dalziel described enteritis in humans which, although resembling intestinal tuberculosis, he believed to be a new : Springer Netherlands.
Tebruegge M, Pantazidou A, MacGregor D, et al. Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Disease in Children - Epidemiology, Diagnosis & Management at a Tertiary Center.
PLoS One ; e Mangione EJ, Huitt G, Lenaway D, et al. Nontuberculous mycobacterial disease following hot tub exposure. Tuberculosis (TB) is a chronic bacterial disease infecting the lungs, kidneys, spine and/or brain. TB is an airborne mycobacterium that can be spread from person to person, such as when an infected person coughs or sneezes.
It can also cause an infection after a period of latency in a person who was infected at an earlier time.The risk for development of TB or nontuberculous mycobacterial disease was fold and fold higher among RA patients than among the general population, respectively.This book is the third volume in a three-volume series that presents a comprehensive review by several authors of many aspects related to the genus Mycobacteria.
The first two volumes concerned the more basic aspects of taxonomy, physiology, ecology, nutrition, and identification of this important group of bacteria. The third volume reviews in detail the important clinical aspects of Author: John E. Kasik.