Mycobacterium Fortuitum in Cutaneous Infections
B M Hemashettar
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Hemashettar B M, Pandit A M, Siddaramappa B, Manjun. Mycobacterium Fortuitum in Cutaneous Infections. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1997;63:376-378
AbstractThree cases of culture proven primary cutaneous infections caused by Mycobacterium fortuitum, a rapidly growing non tuberculous mycobacterium, are reported. The first case was treated with ciprofloxacin and the other two, with trimethoprim / sulphamethoxazole with an excellent outcome.