International Journal of Infection

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Misdiagnosis of Mycobacterium abscessus Pulmonary Infection as Pulmonary Tuberculosis

Sepehr Navid 1 and Masoud Keikha ORCID 1 , *
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1 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Infection: July 2018, 5 (3); e68116
  • Published Online: June 25, 2018
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: February 28, 2018
  • Revised: May 29, 2018
  • Accepted: June 13, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/iji.68116

To Cite: Navid S, Keikha M. Misdiagnosis of Mycobacterium abscessus Pulmonary Infection as Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Int J Infect. 2018 ; 5(3):e68116. doi: 10.5812/iji.68116.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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