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Mycobacterium avium complex infection in an immunocompetent young adult related to hot tub exposure.
Three NTM were isolated from 42 sputum samples of HIV seropositive (2 Mycobacterium avium complex and one unspeciated).
Real-time polymerase chain reaction testing for the detection of Mycobacterium genavense and Mycobacterium avium complex species in avian samples.
Molecular characterization of Mycobacterium avium complex isolates giving discordant results in AccuProbe tests by PCR-restriction enzyme analysis, 16S rRNA gene sequencing, and DT1-DT6 PCR.
A case of hot tub lung due to Mycobacterium avium complex in an immunocompetent host.
Hypersensitivity pneumonitis has been associated with aerosolized Mycobacterium avium complex in indoor hot tubs, but a recent case suggests that showering water might also pose a risk, Theodore K.
I have an opportunistic infection called mycobacterium avium complex that is slowly killing me, and I don't have any new AIDS drugs with any efficacy.
The study found that hypersensitivity pneumonitis, or "hot tub lung" as it is generally called, results from an adverse reaction to an organism known as mycobacterium avium complex and could be fatal if unrecognized or left untreated.
Mycobacterium avium complex infection in the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Vaccinations, such as those against pneumococcal pneumonia and influenza, as well as prophylaxis against Pneumocystis pneumonia and Mycobacterium avium complex, are intended to prevent specific clinical diseases.
Approved June 14, 1996 for the prevention of Mycobacterium avium complex in persons with advanced HIV infection.

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