Poster Abstract Session:
73. TB: Non-Tuberculous Mycobacterial Infections
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: HIV-STD-TB, Adult ID, Global ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control

Detection of a Cluster of Nontuberculous Mycobacteria at a Tuberculosis Hospital: A Quality Assurance Intervention
Quratulain Kizilbash, MD, MPh ; Kenneth Jost, PhD ; Lisa Armitige, MD, PhD ; David E. Griffith, MD ; Denise Dunbar, PhD ; Thomas Schlenker, MD/MPH ; Barbara Seaworth, MD, FIDSA
Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Lung Infections: Pre-Index Comorbidity and Utilization Patterns at a Large US Health Plan
Worthe Holt, MD, MMM ; Keli Abraham, PharmD ; Robert Dufour, PhD ; Kevin McDermott, BS ; Amanda Tarr, PhD
A Case Series Review of Mycobacterium Immunogenum Infection at an Academic Medical Center
Suresh Kachhdiya, MD ; Jade Le, MD ; James P. Luby, MD, FIDSA ; Francesca Lee, MD ; Rita Gander, MD ; Robert Portinari, PharmD ; Doramarie Arocha, MS, MT(ASCP), SM
Oh Goody!  Two Additional Mycobacterium goodii Infections
Gina Harper, Pharm.D., BCPS ; Jacob Liao Ong, M.D. ; Lisa Costanigro, Pharm.D., BCPS
Comparison of cytokine profile, nutrition and iron status in two forms of pulmonary MAC disease
Hiroshi Moro, MD, PhD ; Nobumasa Aoki, MD ; Takuro Sakagami, MD ; Toshiyuki Koya, MD ; Yoshinari Tanabe, MD ; Hiroshi Kagamu, MD ; Toshinori Takada, MD, Prof ; Toshiaki Kikuchi, MD, Prof
  • IDweek2015_poster_ver3.2.pdf (652.3 kB)
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    Breast Wound Infections with Rapidly Growing Mycobacteria following Cancer Surgery
    Flor Sánchez-Vargas, MD ; Andres Gaviria-López, MD ; Joseph Paruolo, MD ; Minh Ho, DO ; Kelly Kynaston, DO ; John Greene, MD, FACP, FSHEA ; Ana Velez, M.D., F.A.C.P.
    Mycobacterium mucogenicum in stem cell transplant recipients and in high-risk patients with hematological malignancies, 2008-2013.
    Maheen Abidi, MD ; Nathan Ledeboer, PhD, D(ABMM) ; James Anderson, PhD ; Parameswaran Hari, MD
  • Final Mucogenicum ID week.pdf (470.0 kB)
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    Laboratory Markers for Predicting Disease Activity in Patients with Disseminated Opportunistic Infections and Autoantibodies to Interferon- γ
    Nasikarn Angkasekwinai, MD ; Pakpoom Phoompoung, MD ; Ekkarat Wongswat, MS ; Voravich Luangwedchakarn, MD ; Pinklow Umrod, MS ; Suporn Foongladda, DVM, PhD ; Manop Pithukpakorn, MD ; Yupin Suputtamongkol, MD
  • Poster_NTM_IDweek15.pdf (545.4 kB)
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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 7th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.