U Greinert

Summary

Affiliation: Research Center Borstel
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Tuberculosis-current therapeutic principles]
    U Greinert
    Medizinische Klinik, Forschungszentrum Borstel
    Internist (Berl) 44:1394-405. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Extensive mediastinal lymphadenopathy in an adult immunocompetent woman caused by Mycobacterium avium complex
    U Greinert
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Research Center, Borstel, Germany
    Chest 116:1814-6. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint [Antibiotic drug-resistant tuberculosis]
    Ulf Greinert
    Klinische Infektiologie, Medizinische Klinik, Forschungszentrum Borstel
    Med Klin (Munich) 102:957-66. 2007
  4. pmc Two cases of Mycobacterium microti derived tuberculosis in HIV-negative immunocompetent patients
    S Niemann
    National Reference Center for Mycobacteria, Borstel, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 6:539-42. 2000
  5. pmc Double infection with a resistant and a multidrug-resistant strain of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    S Niemann
    Forschungszentrum Borstel, National Reference Center for Mycobacteria, Borstel, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 6:548-51. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint [Increased serum IgE concentration in lung tuberculosis]
    U Greinert
    Medizinische Klinik, Borstel
    Pneumologie 44:495-6. 1990
  7. ncbi request reprint Occupational airborne contact allergy to tetrazepam
    U Lepp
    Medizinische Klinik des Forschungszentrums Borstel, Leibniz Zentrum für Medizin und Biowissenschaften, Borstel, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 49:260-1. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint [Current position regarding the diagnosis of tuberculosis]
    C Lange
    Klinische Infektiologie, Medizinische Klinik, Forschungszentrum Borstel
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 131:341-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Local immunodiagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis by enzyme-linked immunospot
    C Jafari
    Division of Clinical Infectious Diseases, Borstel Research Center, Borstel, Germany
    Eur Respir J 31:261-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint [Immunologic parameters in lung tuberculosis]
    U Greinert
    Medizinische Klinik, Borstel
    Pneumologie 44:493-4. 1990

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint [Tuberculosis-current therapeutic principles]
    U Greinert
    Medizinische Klinik, Forschungszentrum Borstel
    Internist (Berl) 44:1394-405. 2003
    ..The classical treatment for latent tuberculosis infection is isoniazid. Multidrug short-course therapy, which has been shown to be equally effective, enhances patients' compliance, but toxicity is increased...
  2. ncbi request reprint Extensive mediastinal lymphadenopathy in an adult immunocompetent woman caused by Mycobacterium avium complex
    U Greinert
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Research Center, Borstel, Germany
    Chest 116:1814-6. 1999
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of an extensive mediastinal lymphadenopathy caused by MAC in an immunocompetent adult...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Antibiotic drug-resistant tuberculosis]
    Ulf Greinert
    Klinische Infektiologie, Medizinische Klinik, Forschungszentrum Borstel
    Med Klin (Munich) 102:957-66. 2007
    ..Patient adherence to the therapy is essential. As adverse effects of MDR-TB therapy are common, treatment of these patients should be guided by experienced physicians...
  4. pmc Two cases of Mycobacterium microti derived tuberculosis in HIV-negative immunocompetent patients
    S Niemann
    National Reference Center for Mycobacteria, Borstel, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 6:539-42. 2000
    ..The isolates were identified as M. microti of the llama and vole types, according to spoligotype patterns. Our data demonstrate that M. microti can cause severe pulmonary TB in immunocompetent patients...
  5. pmc Double infection with a resistant and a multidrug-resistant strain of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    S Niemann
    Forschungszentrum Borstel, National Reference Center for Mycobacteria, Borstel, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 6:548-51. 2000
    ..Inappropriate treatment led to further drug resistance and unsuccessful therapy. Thus, additional infections with resistant M. tuberculosis strains should be considered when tuberculosis therapy fails...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Increased serum IgE concentration in lung tuberculosis]
    U Greinert
    Medizinische Klinik, Borstel
    Pneumologie 44:495-6. 1990
    ..Aetiologically, in addition to an unspecific B-cell activation, a specific reaction of the immune system may be considered...
  7. ncbi request reprint Occupational airborne contact allergy to tetrazepam
    U Lepp
    Medizinische Klinik des Forschungszentrums Borstel, Leibniz Zentrum für Medizin und Biowissenschaften, Borstel, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 49:260-1. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint [Current position regarding the diagnosis of tuberculosis]
    C Lange
    Klinische Infektiologie, Medizinische Klinik, Forschungszentrum Borstel
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 131:341-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Local immunodiagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis by enzyme-linked immunospot
    C Jafari
    Division of Clinical Infectious Diseases, Borstel Research Center, Borstel, Germany
    Eur Respir J 31:261-5. 2008
    ..9 and 8.9, respectively, in patients with PTB. Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific T-cells are highly selectively compartmentalised at the site of infection in active pulmonary tuberculosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Immunologic parameters in lung tuberculosis]
    U Greinert
    Medizinische Klinik, Borstel
    Pneumologie 44:493-4. 1990
    ..In accordance with the chronic course of the disease, a return to normalcy of these parameters in the healing phase occurs only gradually...
  11. doi request reprint [Clinical features and diagnosis of tuberculosis]
    B Kalsdorf
    Klinische Infektiologie, Medizinische Klinik, Forschungszentrum Borstel
    Pneumologie 62:284-94. 2008
    ..Therapeutic intervention can thus be made early, even though corrections in these decisions need to be considered depending on the results of Mycobacterium tuberculosis culture and sensitivity testing...
  12. ncbi request reprint Avoiding the effect of BCG vaccination in detecting Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection with a blood test
    R Diel
    Medical Clinic, Research Center Borstel, Parkallee 35, 23845 Borstel, Germany
    Eur Respir J 28:16-23. 2006
    ..In bacille Calmette-Guérin-vaccinated individuals, the Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific enzyme-linked immunospot assay is a better indicator for the risk of latent tuberculosis infection than the tuberculin skin test...
  13. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-12 as successful adjuvant in tuberculosis treatment
    U Greinert
    Dept Internal Medicine, Research Centre Borstel, Germany
    Eur Respir J 17:1049-51. 2001
    ..It is believed that this case, the first in the literature to describe adjuvant interleukin-12 therapy in tuberculosis, strongly encourages the study of adjuvant interleukin-12 therapy on a more systematic basis...