TITLE

Mycobacterium xenopi osteomyelitis in a patient on highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)

AUTHOR(S)
Kulasegaram, R.; Richardson, D.; Macrae, B.; de Ruiter, A.
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
International Journal of STD & AIDS;Jun2001, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p404
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
Skeletal infections with atypical mycobacteria are a manifestation of advanced HIV disease, most patients having CD4 counts of less than 100 cells/mm(3). We report a case of Mycobacterium xenopi vertebral osteomyelitis in a patient on HAART with a CD4 count of 490 cells/mm(3) and viral load below the level of detection at the time of diagnosis.
ACCESSION #
22203300

 

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