Cavitary pneumonia caused by Nocardia otitidiscaviarum

Abstract : We report a case of cavitary pneumonia caused by N. otitidiscaviarum in a man with diabetes mellitus and thrombocytopenia treated with systemic corticosteroid. Taxonomic identification involved phenotypic testing and molecular identification that was carried out by DNA sequencing of the 16SrRNA gene.
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A. Betrán, M. C. Villuendas, A. Rezusta, B. Moles, M. C. Rubio, et al.. Cavitary pneumonia caused by Nocardia otitidiscaviarum. brazilien journal of microbiology, 2010, 41 (2), pp.329-332. ⟨10.1590/S1517-83822010000200011⟩. ⟨hal-00874552⟩

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