Volume 15, Number 9—September 2009
Extrapulmonary Infections Associated with Nontuberculous Mycobacteria in Immunocompetent Persons
|Mycobacterium sp.||No. cases reported||Identification method|
|M. celatum||1||RH, HPLC, GS|
|M. genavense||1||RH, GS|
|M. lentiflavum||5||HPLC, GS|
|M. parmense||1||HPLC, GS|
|M. simiae||4||RH, HPLC, GS|
|M. tusciae||1||HPLC, GS|
*Most persons were children. GS, gene sequencing; RH, reverse hybridization; HPLC, high-performance liquid chromatography.
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