Mycobacterium avium


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My·co·bac·te·ri·um a·'vi·um

a bacterial species causing tuberculosis in fowl and other birds. Causes opportunistic infections in humans.

My·co·bac·te·ri·um a·vi·um

(mī'kō-bak-tēr'ē-ŭm ā'vē-ŭm)
A bacterial species causing tuberculosis in fowl and other birds. Linked to opportunistic infections in humans.
Synonym(s): tubercle bacillus (3) .
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Successful treatment of chylous ascites secondary to Mycobacterium avium complex in a patient with the acquired immune deficiency syndrome.
Mycobacterium avium subespecie paratuberculosis (MAP) esta presente en el municipio de Sincelejo y por extension en el departamento de Sucre.
Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium avium complexes by real-time PCR in bovine milk from Brazilian dairy farms.
* MSP is usually associated with mycobacterium avium complex (MAC).
Mycobacterium avium complex-associated hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis in a sickle cell patient: an unusual fatal association.
El diagnostico se realiza con el uso de pruebas serologicas, como el inmunoensayo enzimatico (ELISA) y se confirma demostrando la presencia de Mycobacterium avium subespecie paratuberculosis (Map) en las heces mediante cultivo o pruebas moleculares como la reaccion en cadena de la polimerasa (PCR) [15].
The present study was carried out to diagnose paratuberculosis using faecal culture and PCR assay on the DNA extracted from faecal samples of cattle and buffaloes suspected for infection with Mycobacterium avium subsp.
Hypercalcemia in two patients with sarcoidosis and Mycobacterium avium intracellulare not mediated by elevated vitamin D metabolites.
Pulmonary disease caused by Mycobacterium avium complex and M.

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