Nocardia otitidiscaviarum

Nocardia otitidiscaviarum

a higher bacteria (formerly Nocardia caviae) living in soil and one of the causes of nocardiosis and actinomycetoma.
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No·car·di·a o·ti·ti·dis·ca·vi·a·rum

(nō-kahr'dē-ă ō-tī-tī-dis-kā-vī-ā'rŭm)
A higher bacterial species (formerly Nocardia caviae) living in soil; causes nocardiosis and actinomycetoma.
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The In-Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) database gave an identification of Nocardia otitidiscaviarum with a confidence of 96%.
The names were consolidated under the genus and species Nocardia otitidiscaviarum in 1964 (4).
Nocardia otitidiscaviarum was found as an opportunistic pathogen in various wildlife populations for 50 years after its discovery.
Pulmonary nocardiosis due to Nocardia otitidiscaviarum in an immunocompetent host- A rare case report.
Lymphocutaneous nocardiosis caused by Nocardia otitidiscaviarum: A case report and review of literature.
Primary Brain Abscess Due to Nocardia Otitidiscaviarum A Case Report.
Primary brain abscess with Nocardia otitidiscaviarum in an intravenous drug abuser.
Primary cutaneous Nocardia otitidiscaviarum infection in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis treated with infliximab.
With the exception of Nocardia nova and Nocardia otitidiscaviarum, Nocardia species were not identified, nor were Tsukamurella or Gordonia species.
NOC2 [GenBank:KF879862] was found to have 99% identity with Gordonia phage GTE2 [GenBank:HQ403646] which was reported as lytic for Gordonia terrae, Rhodococcus globerulus, Rhodococcus erythropolis, Nocardia otitidiscaviarum, and Nocardia brasiliensis [14].
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Who was the first to isolate Nocardia otitidiscaviarum from the inner ear of a guinea pig?