nocardiosis

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no·car·di·o·sis

n. nocardiosis, infección generalmente pulmonar causada por Nocardia que puede expandirse a varias partes del cuerpo.
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nocardiosis

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References in periodicals archive ?
(1) Nocardia infections can be hosts for immune system disorders, and they can even involve healthy individuals.
Reid, "Nocardia infections in solid organ transplantation," American Journal of Transplantation, vol.
Nocardia infections, although uncommon, should be considered in the differential diagnosis of nodular masses in lung transplant recipients regardless of the mass location.
Development of a cerebral abscess due to Nocardia is rare, and only occurs in 1- 2% of Nocardia infections (12).
for Nocardia asteroides which caused the majority of human Nocardia infections. [sup][3] It also differs from the only other case reported in humans while this manuscript was in preparation.
Table 1: Summary of case reports of Nocardia infections in individuals receiving infliximab.
In the previously published cases, the duration of treatment ranged from a few weeks to a number of years based on expert opinion on the treatment of other Nocardia infections. (10) Because the patient died two months after the initial admission, we could not evaluate his response to the antibiotic treatment.
Treatment recommendations for Streptomyces infections are generally based on in vitro data and analogies from data on the treatment of Nocardia infections (1).