Prognosis of Nocardiosis
Prognosis of Nocardiosis: infection may last for months or years ...see also Overview of Nocardiosis
Prognosis for Nocardiosis: Approximately 10% of cases with
uncomplicated pneumonia are fatal. Case-fatality rate increases
with overwhelming infection, disseminated disease, or brain
abscess. Surgical drainage may be indicated and may improve
patient outcome. (Source: excerpt from Nocardiosis: DBMD)
...see also Overview of Nocardiosis
Complications of Nocardiosis from the Diseases Database include:
Source: Diseases Database
See also complications of Nocardiosis.
Nocardiosis: Research More
The 'prognosis' of Nocardiosis usually refers to the likely outcome
The prognosis of Nocardiosis
may include the duration of Nocardiosis, chances of complications of Nocardiosis,
prospects for recovery, recovery period for Nocardiosis, survival rates,
and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Nocardiosis.
Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.
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