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Isolation of acid-fast organisms from surgical specimens.

By M G Morimoto, A G Rothrock and K D Stottmeier

Abstract

A total of 204 surgical specimens positive for acid-fast organisms yielded 169 strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, 15 of which were isolated by Middlebrook 7H-9 broth medium only. Mycobacteria other than M. tuberculosis were isolated from 33 specimens, and Nocardia asteroides was isolated from 2 specimens

Topics: Research Article
Year: 1979
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:273224
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