Immunocompetent patient with a brain abscess caused by Nocardia beijingensis in Latin America: A case report

RATIONALE: Nocardia species are not commonly referred as primary infectious entities but rather as opportunistic pathogens. Infectious cases of Nocardia spp. in immunocompetent individuals are rare. PATIENT CONCERNS: An immunocompetent 58-year-old patient presented with recurrent headaches. DIAGNOSI...

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Autores Principales: Solano-Varela, David M, Barrios-Vidales, Edgar M, Plaza, David F, Riveros, William M, Guzmán, Julián, Chica, Claudia E, Patarroyo, Manuel A
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: NLM (Medline) 2019
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/22577
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000014879