This may be triggered by numerous pathogens like HSV I, HSV II, Mycoplasma pneumonia
, EBV, HIV, cytomegalovirus, Mycobacterium leprae and Varicella-zoster virus.
The highest incidence of Mycoplasma pneumonia
is in 5- to 20-year-olds (51% in 5-to 9-year-olds, 74% in 9- to 15-year-olds, and 3%-18% in adults with pneumonia), but 9% of Mycoplasma CAP occurs in patients younger than 5 years old.
Relationship between year isolated and ST among 232 macrolide-susceptible and 185 macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma pneumonia
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Although the prognosis of mycoplasma pneumonia
in adults is generally fair, there are 5.6% of cases associated with respiratory failure, and it is reported that all of them required ventilator management .
infectious diseases are found to be related where Mycoplasma pneumonia
being the most commonly reported.4,5,6
A direct relationship exists between the amount of Mycoplasma pneumonia
IgM in the sample and the RLUs detected by the optical system of analyzer.
The two most common forms of infectious agents are bacterial: Bordetella bronchiseptica and several species of Mycoplasma (including Mycoplasma pneumonia
), gram-negative bacteria that lack a cell wall.
Life science company Meridian Bioscience (NasdaqGS:VIVO) disclosed on Wednesday that it has received US FDA clearance for a new molecular diagnostic test, called the illumigene Mycoplasma Direct test, for Mycoplasma pneumonia