Mycobacterium tuberculosis was thought to be less likely, given the lack of tuberculosis exposure history and environmental exposures concerning for an atypical mycobacterial infection
. He was initially started on rifampin and clarithromycin for possible Mycobacterium marinum.
Pseudotumor resulting from atypical mycobacterial infection
: a "histoid" variety of Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare complex infection.
Familial disseminated atypical mycobacterial infection
in childhood: a human mycobacterial susceptibility gene?
Diagnosis and management of atypical mycobacterial infection
after laparoscopic surgery.
Siakavellas et al., "Atypical mycobacterial infection
presenting as persistent skin lesion in a patient with ulcerative colitis," Case Reports in Medicine, vol.
The PCR appears to be a promising diagnostic tool as it is quick and easy to perform in cutaneous tuberculosis which is a limitation of cultural procedures, still its role in the routine diagnosis of cutaneous tuberculosis and atypical mycobacterial infection
is uncertain as the technique is lesser in positivity prone to artifacts and amplification dead Mycobacterium can give false positive results.
The presence of stellate micro-abscesses is a more specific finding, with a differential diagnosis of cat-scratch disease, LGV, and less likely tularaemia and atypical mycobacterial infection
.  The histological findings in this case represent a very unusual lymph node response to syphilis.
* An atypical mycobacterial infection
or even a deep fungal infection.
Figuring that it might be an atypical mycobacterial infection
, I quarantined myself and spent a month at home, much of it bedridden and extremely weak.
She returned to the United States and presented with tenderness of the nodules and mild local adenopathy; the differential diagnosis included tropical ulcer, atypical mycobacterial infection
, fungal infection, cutaneous anthrax, and poxvirus infection, which was the diagnosis confirmed by the CDC.
Kaposi's sarcoma, lymphoma, CNS toxoplasmosis, atypical mycobacterial infection
and disseminated cytomegalovirus disease, common in western literature, were not seen in this study.
Atypical mycobacterial infection
complicating mineral oil pneumonia.