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Atypical infections in tsunami survivors

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Published in Emerging Infectious Diseases. 2005, vol. 11, no. 10, p. 1591-3
Abstract After a tsunami hit Asia in December 2004, 2 survivors had severe infections due to multidrug-resistant and atypical bacteria and rare fungi weeks afterwards. Treating these infections is challenging from a clinical and microbiologic point of view.
Keywords DisastersDiscitis/microbiologyDrug Resistance, Multiple, BacterialFemaleGram-Negative Bacteria/drug effectsGram-Negative Bacterial Infections/microbiologyHumansMaleMiddle AgedMycetoma/microbiologyMycobacterium Infections, Nontuberculous/microbiologyMycobacterium chelonae/isolation & purificationScedosporium/isolation & purificationSurvivorsThoracic Vertebrae
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PMID: 16318701
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Research group Chirurgie orthopédique et traumatologique (98)
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GARZONI, Christian et al. Atypical infections in tsunami survivors. In: Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2005, vol. 11, n° 10, p. 1591-3. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:39919

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