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Catheter Related Line Sepsis Resulting from Mycobacterium chelonae Infection in an Immunocompromised Host

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Almost any species of non tuberculosis mycobacterium [NTM], including M. chelonae may be associated with nosocomial infections including catheter related sepsis, pneumonia etc. We present a case of catheter related sepsis due to M. chelonae which was treated with appropriate therapy including removal of the catheter. This case serves as a reminder to include the NTM group in the differential diagnosis of these nosocomial infections.
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Keywords: Line sepsis; NTM; sepsis

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: June 1, 2015

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