Actinomadura latina

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Actinomadura latina

a species of bacteria associated with mycetoma in South America.

Ac·ti·no·ma·du·ra la·ti·na

(ak'ti-nō-mă-dūr'ă lă-tē'nă)
A species of bacteria associated with mycetoma in South America.
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(1) The most common organisms involved in the development of this condition include the fungus Madurella mycetomatis and the Actinomycetes Nocardia Brasieliensis, Actinomadura madurae and Actinomadura pelletieri. (2) Actinomycetes represents almost 60% of all cases worldwide.
(5) The genus Actinomadura contains at least 57 species; Actinomadura madurae and Actinomadura pelletieri cause majority of the clinical diseases.
Clinically important members of the Actinomadura species are Actinomadura madurae and Actinomadura pelletieri. Both pathogens cause actinomycetoma.
Actinomadura pelletieri mycetoma: an atypical case with spine and abdominal wall involvement.