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Mycobacterium kansasii

Mycobacterium kansasii: Introduction

Mycobacterium kansasii: A form of mycobacterium. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Mycobacterium kansasii is available below.

Symptoms of Mycobacterium kansasii

Treatments for Mycobacterium kansasii

  • Treatment usually involves a combination of antibiotics: Rifampin, Ethambutol and Clarithromycin
  • This is usually followed up with another antibiotic called Isoniazid and pyridoxine (Vitamin B6
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Mycobacterium kansasii: Complications

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Causes of Mycobacterium kansasii

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Misdiagnosis and Mycobacterium kansasii

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Definitions of Mycobacterium kansasii:

A slow-growing, photochromogenic species that is the etiologic agent of a tuberculosis-like disease in humans and is frequently isolated from human pulmonary secretions or tubercles. The incidence of infection is sharply increased among immunocompromised individuals. (Dorland, 28th ed) - (Source - Diseases Database)

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  1. Mycobacterium kansasii: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications

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