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What is Mycobacterium avium Complex?

What is Mycobacterium avium Complex?

  • Mycobacterium avium Complex: Bacterial infection that is often AIDS-related.

Mycobacterium avium Complex: Introduction

Types of Mycobacterium avium Complex:

Broader types of Mycobacterium avium Complex:

How many people get Mycobacterium avium Complex?

Incidence (annual) of Mycobacterium avium Complex: 1 per 100,000 annually (DBMD)
Incidence Rate of Mycobacterium avium Complex: approx 1 in 100,000 or 0.00% or 2,720 people in USA [about data]
Prevalance of Mycobacterium avium Complex: Population-based data available for Houston and Atlanta metropolitan areas suggest a rate of 1/100,000/year. (Source: excerpt from Mycobacterium avium Complex: DBMD)

What causes Mycobacterium avium Complex?

Causes of Mycobacterium avium Complex: see causes of Mycobacterium avium Complex
Causes of Mycobacterium avium Complex: Although the mode of transmission is unclear, MAC is most likely environmentally acquired. (Source: excerpt from Mycobacterium avium Complex: DBMD)
Risk factors for Mycobacterium avium Complex: see risk factors for Mycobacterium avium Complex

What are the symptoms of Mycobacterium avium Complex?

Symptoms of Mycobacterium avium Complex: see symptoms of Mycobacterium avium Complex

Mycobacterium avium Complex: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Mycobacterium avium Complex.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Mycobacterium avium Complex.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Mycobacterium avium Complex: Infectious Disease Specialist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Mycobacterium avium Complex.
Treatments for Mycobacterium avium Complex: see treatments for Mycobacterium avium Complex
Prevention of Mycobacterium avium Complex: see prevention of Mycobacterium avium Complex
Research for Mycobacterium avium Complex: see research for Mycobacterium avium Complex

Name and Aliases of Mycobacterium avium Complex

Main name of condition: Mycobacterium avium Complex

Class of Condition for Mycobacterium avium Complex: bacterial

Other names or spellings for Mycobacterium avium Complex:

MAC

Mycobacterium avium Complex: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Mycobacterium avium Complex:

  • Lady Windermere syndrome
  • MAC lung disease
  • Disseminated MAC
  • DMAC
  • Disseminated M avium complex
  • MAC bacteremia
  • MAC infection
  • MAC lymphadenitis
  • Hot-tub lung
  • MAC mastitis
  • MAC pyomyositis
  • Mycobacterium avium avium
  • M avium avium
  • Mycobacterium avium paratuberculosis
  • M avium paratuberculosis
 

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