Jpn J Infect Dis 2021 Mar 31. Epub 2021 Mar 31.
Teikyo University Institute of Medical Mycology, Japan.
J Infect Chemother 2021 Apr 29. Epub 2021 Apr 29.
Department of Otolaryngology, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan. Electronic address:
This study aimed to assess the clinical presentation, antibiotic therapy, surgery, and outcomes in patients with otitis media caused by Mycobacterium abscessus subsp. abscessus and discuss the efficacy of surgery. This is a retrospective case review of three patients diagnosed with otomastoiditis caused by M. Read More
Ann Am Thorac Soc 2021 Apr 15. Epub 2021 Apr 15.
National Jewish Health, 2930, Center for Genes, Environment, and Health, Denver, Colorado, United States.
is a significant threat to individuals with cystic fibrosis (CF) due to innate drug resistance and potential transmission between patients. Recent studies described global dominant circulating clones of , but detailed genomic surveys have not yet been described for the United States (US). We examined the genetic diversity of respiratory isolates from US patients with CF and evaluated the potential for transmission events within CF Care Centers. Read More
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 Apr 12. Epub 2021 Apr 12.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, Mycobacteria/Nocardia Laboratory, 11937 U.S. Hwy. 271, Tyler Texas 75708.
Nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) infections are increasing globally. complex (MAC) and complex are the most commonly reported NTM. Oral treatment options are limited, especially for the We tested delafloxacin, a new oral fluoroquinolone, against 131 isolates of NTM. Read More
Microorganisms 2021 Mar 14;9(3). Epub 2021 Mar 14.
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33101, USA.
Members of complex are known for causing severe, chronic infections. Members of are a new "antibiotic nightmare" as one of the most resistant organisms to chemotherapeutic agents. Treatment of these infections is challenging due to the either intrinsic or acquired resistance of the complex to the available antibiotics. Read More