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111 Possible Causes for Nocardia Asteroides

  • Nocardia Infection

    Nocardia infection in humans is mainly due to Nocardia asteroides within the United States.[healthhype.com] Diagnosis was finally reached by the growth of Nocardia asteroides in two different blood culture sets. Nocardia bacteraemia is a rare clinical event.[link.springer.com] N asteroides complex was later separated into Nocardia abscessus, Nocardia brevicatena-paucivorans complex, Nocardia nova complex, Nocardia transvalensis complex, Nocardia[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pulmonary Nocardiosis

    Abstract Our study compares the risk factors, clinical presentations and outcomes of pulmonary infections caused by Nocardia asteroides and non-asteroides species.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nocardia asteroids causing pulmonary nocardiosis presenting as fungal ball.[atmph.org] Nocardia thailandica is a rare pathogen related to Nocardia asteroides, Nocardia neocaledoniensis, and Nocardia caishijiensis that, since its original description in 2004,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Subcutaneous Abscess

    Nocardia asteroides pneumonia, subcutaneous abscess and meningitis without brain abscesses developed in a patient with advanced non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, who had received corticosteroid[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Testicular Abscess

    Nocardia asteroides complex is a rare human pathogen chiefly affecting immunosuppressed patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A case of a localized testicular abscess due to Nocardia asteroides in a patient on immunosuppressive therapy for a myeloproliferative disorder is reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Mycetoma

    […] and Nocardia asteroides.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Six of 8 actinomycetoma cases had cultures that were identified as Nocardia spp. (n 3), Nocardia brasiliensis (n 2), and Nocardia asteroides (n 1).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The etiologic agents reported from Chinese population include Nocardia brasiliensis, Nocardia asteroides, Nocardia otitidiscaviarum, Actinomadura madurae, Acremonium falciforme[afwgonline.com]

  • Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis

    The alveolar material promotes the growth in vitro of organisms such as Nocardia asteroides and secondary nocardiosis is a recognized complication.[histopathology-india.net] asteroides ).[emedicine.medscape.com] […] demonstrated between PAP and impaired macrophage maturation or function, which accounts for the association with malignancies and unusual infections (eg, infection with Nocardia[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Keratitis

    To describe the novel use of femtosecond laser technology for therapeutic resection of infectious foci in a case of multidrug-resistant Nocardia asteroides keratitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] asteroides infection reported after LASIK requires treatment with topical trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, sulfonamides, amikacin, fourth-generation fluoroquinolones or imipenem[touchophthalmology.com] […] minutes, alternating with topical fourthgeneration fluoroquinolone every 30 minutes, applying bacitracin ointment to the eyelids four times daily and stopping steroids. 13 Nocardia[touchophthalmology.com]

  • Pseudomonas Aeruginosa

    asteroides, Micrococcus luteus, M. lylae, Lysinibacillus xylanilyticus, Aspergillus niger, A. versicolor, A. flavus, Cladosporium cladosporioides, Fusarium redolens, Fusarium[doi.org] […] halodenitrificans, B. mycoides, B. pumilus, B. sphaericus, B. thuringiensis, Arthrobacter paraffineus, A. viscosus, Acinetobacter baumannii, Microbacterium paraoxydans, Nocardia[doi.org]

  • Psoas Abscess

    We present a case of a patient with advanced human immunodeficiency virus infection who developed a disseminated infection due to Nocardia asteroides sensu stricto type VI[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Keywords: Nocardia asteroides ; Psoas abscess; HIV; AIDS.[scielo.br] Cefotaxime-resistant Nocardia asteroides strains are isolates of the controversial species Nocardia farcinica . J. Clin. Microbiol. 28 : 2726 -2732. Wallace, R. J., B.[jcm.asm.org]

  • Corneal Ulcer

    Nocardia asteroides is a rare cause of keratitis usually associated with trauma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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