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eMedicine - Atypical Mycobacterial Diseases
Article by Noah S Scheinfeld, MD, JD, FAAD.
eMedicine - Buruli Ulcer :
Article by Mary K Mather, MD.
eMedicine - Mycobacterium Kansasii
Article by Janak Koirala, MD, MPH.
eMedicine - Mycobacterium Marinum Infection of the Skin
Article by Saeed Jaffer, MD, MS.
Lab Tests Online: Nontuberculous Mycobacteria
Overview of NTM, the common species, signs and symptoms, tests and treatment.
MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Mycobacterial Infections
Includes symptoms of atypical mycobacterial infections and links to a number of other resources.
Mycobacterium ulcerans Infection
Medical information on diagnosis and treatment of this unusual skin infection know also as Bairnsdale ulcer, Buruli ulcer and the flesh-eating bug.
NEJM - Mycobacterium marinum
The New England Journal of Medicine presents a case of a pet shop worker. His duties included cleaning fish tanks daily, which he did without wearing protective gloves. Includes a photograph.
Information on nontuberculous mycobacteria and how it differs from tuberculosis. Includes information on the history of NTM, the causes, symptoms, types, diagnosis and treatment.
WHO: Buruli Ulcer
Includes disease information, press releases, publications, and meetings.
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