Disseminated Invasive Mycobacterium marinum Infection Involving the Lung of a Patient with Diabetes Mellitus.
- Tae Hoon Oh,
- Uh Jin Kim,
- Seung Ji Kang,
- Hee Chang Jang,
- Kyung Hwa Park,
- Sook In Jung,
- Joon Hwan Ahn
Infect Chemother 2018 Mar;50(1):59-64
Department of Internal Medicine, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea.
Mycobacterium marinum infection in humans occurs mainly as a granulomatous infection after exposure of traumatized skin to contaminated water. It is usually confined to the skin and soft tissue. Disseminated disease involving other organs rarely occurs in immunocompetent patients. Read More