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Results 1 - 5 of 5 for mycobacterium infection OR mycobacterium "infection," atypical OR Mycobacterium marinum
  1. This bacterial infection is caused by Mycobacterium marinum . Marinum is a relative of the organism which causes tuberculosis. This lesion is often referred to as a ...
  2. Hand Infections (American Society for Surgery of the Hand)  
    ... atypical mycobacterium.” One of the more common types, Mycobacterium marinum infection, can develop after puncture wounds from fish spines ...
  3. AFB (Acid-Fast Bacillus) Smear and Culture (American Association for Clinical Chemistry)  
    ... infection in people with weakened immune systems, and Mycobacterium marinum , which can cause skin infections. (See the article on Nontuberculous Mycobacteria for more ...
  4. ... pool granuloma is a long-term (chronic) skin infection. It is caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium marinum . ... A swimming pool granuloma occurs when water containing ... a skin infection appear about 2 - 3 weeks later. Risks include ...
  5. Nontuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM) (National Jewish Health)  
    ... This is the organism that causes human tuberculosis. Mycobacterium leprae ... population develop infections caused by these lesser-known "cousins" of TB ...