Mycobacterium chelonae (M. chelonae subspecies chelonae): Report of a patient with a sporotrichoid presentation who was successfully treated with clarithromycin and ciprofloxacin

Mubashir A. Zahid, Stephen A Klotz, Elliot Goldstein, William Bartholomew

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Abstract

We describe a sporotrichoid presentation of infection with Mycobacterium chelonae (M. chelonae subspecies chelonae). The disease occurred in a patient receiving corticosteroid therapy and was cured by the use of clarithromycin and ciprofloxacin.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)999-1001
Number of pages3
JournalClinical Infectious Diseases
Volume18
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 1994
Externally publishedYes

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Mycobacterium chelonae (M. chelonae subspecies chelonae) : Report of a patient with a sporotrichoid presentation who was successfully treated with clarithromycin and ciprofloxacin. / Zahid, Mubashir A.; Klotz, Stephen A; Goldstein, Elliot; Bartholomew, William.

In: Clinical Infectious Diseases, Vol. 18, No. 6, 06.1994, p. 999-1001.

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