Poster Abstract Session:
148. Mycobacteria Other Than Tuberculosis
Saturday, October 22, 2011: 11:45 AM-1:45 PM
Room: Poster Hall B1

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Target Audience: Academicians

Topical Category: C. Clinical studies of bacterial infections and antibacterials including sexually transmitted diseases and mycobacterial infections (surveys, epidemiology, and clinical trials)

Tracks: Adult ID, Pediatric ID, Investigative ID


Rapidly-growing mycobacteria in combat-wounded soldiers: an emerging infection
Robert Paris, MD ; Leyi Lin, MD ; Omolara Alao, MD ; Joshua Hartzell, MD ; Michael Zapor, MD, PhD ; Roseanne Ressner, DO

Rapidly Growing Mycobacteria (RGM) Bacteremia in Immunocompromised patients, Clinical Experience of 74 patients at MD Anderson Cancer Center
Gilbert El Helou, MD ; Ray Hachem, MD ; Anne-Marie Chaftari, MD ; Ying Jiang, MS ; Jeffrey Tarrand, MD ; Issam Raad, MD

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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EST Thursday, Oct. 20 with the exception of research findings presented at IDSA press conferences.