Fonsecaea pedrosoi is the most common agent of chromoblastomycosis, a chronic localized fungal infection of the skin and subcutaneous tissues...
Gram-negative bacilli resistance to all antibiotics, except for colistimethate sodium (CMS), is an emerging healthcare concern.
A 65-year-old patient presented with right shoulder pain that had increased in severity over the preceding 2 days. The pain began after the...
Major Finding: The surgical site infection rate following major gastrointestinal surgery was 13.7% among patients with positive nasal swab results...
Major Finding: Invasive fungal infection was suspected or identified on pathology in 75 of 2,755 trauma patients admitted to the NNMC.Data Source...
Major Finding: Obesity significantly increased the risk for surgical site infection in all surgical groups except for abdominal hysterectomy, with...
Major Finding: Differences between the BAL-positive and -negative groups regarding the presence or absence of infiltrates were significant only on...
To our knowledge, no study has examined the bacterial profile of residents’ scrubs.
Herpes zoster (HZ) infection is a reactivation of latent varicella zoster virus that causes pain and a rash in a dermatomal distribution.