M S Mathews

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Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Emerging importance of Pneumocystis carinii among indian immunosuppressed patients
    M S Mathews
    Department of Microbiology, CMC Hospital, Vellore 632 004, India
    Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 42:323-4. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Exserohilum rostratum causing keratitis in India
    M S Mathews
    Department of Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    Med Mycol 37:131-2. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Streptococcus pneumoniae from ophthalmic infections: serotype distribution and penicillin susceptibility
    M S Mathews
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 36:81-4. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Emergence of Candida tropicalis as the major cause of fungaemia in India
    M S Mathews
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    Mycoses 44:278-80. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Apophysomyces elegans - renal mucormycosis in a healthy host: a case report from south India
    A J Thomas
    Department of Urology, Christian Medical College, Vellore 632 004, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 26:269-71. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Unusual presentation of entomophthoromycosis
    R C Michael
    Department of ENT, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 27:156-8. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of CHROMagar medium in the differentiation of Candida species: is it cost-effective in developing countries?
    T Iyampillai
    Department of Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore 632004, India
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 98:279-82. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Varied clinical manifestations of Penicillium marneffei in patients with human immunodeficiency virus: a report from south India
    J S Michael
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Mycoses 48:120-1. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Acute abdomen: an unusual presentation of disseminated Penicillium marneffei infection
    I A George
    Department of Medicine, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore 632 004, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 26:180-2. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Infection caused by Cryptococcus neoformans var. gattii serotype B in an AIDS patient in India
    M Abraham
    Department of Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    J Med Vet Mycol 35:283-4. 1997

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Emerging importance of Pneumocystis carinii among indian immunosuppressed patients
    M S Mathews
    Department of Microbiology, CMC Hospital, Vellore 632 004, India
    Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 42:323-4. 2000
    ..Laboratories in India have to be better equipped for an early and correct diagnosis of PCP that is bound to rise with the increase in the number and variety of immunosuppressed patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Exserohilum rostratum causing keratitis in India
    M S Mathews
    Department of Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    Med Mycol 37:131-2. 1999
    ..A case of mycotic keratitis due to atypical Exserohilum rostratum is reported in a 42-year-old male with Hansens disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Streptococcus pneumoniae from ophthalmic infections: serotype distribution and penicillin susceptibility
    M S Mathews
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 36:81-4. 2000
    ..One strain showed cross reaction in pool 29, 35, and 47. These findings represent the first such observation of ophthalmic isolates from India...
  4. ncbi request reprint Emergence of Candida tropicalis as the major cause of fungaemia in India
    M S Mathews
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    Mycoses 44:278-80. 2001
    ..8%), C. glabrata (2.1%), C. pelliculosa (1.2%), C. lipolytica (1.0%) C. krusei (1.0%) and Trichosporon beigelii (2.6%). The isolates were obtained predominantly from postoperative patients on therapy with more than one antibiotic...
  5. ncbi request reprint Apophysomyces elegans - renal mucormycosis in a healthy host: a case report from south India
    A J Thomas
    Department of Urology, Christian Medical College, Vellore 632 004, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 26:269-71. 2008
    ..Ureterorenoscopy was performed, fungal elements removed and pathological confirmation obtained. The patient subsequently underwent nephrectomy after treatment with amphotericin B. He made an uneventful recovery...
  6. doi request reprint Unusual presentation of entomophthoromycosis
    R C Michael
    Department of ENT, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 27:156-8. 2009
    ..We also discuss the management of entomophthoromycosis. Despite many reports of success, there remains no consensus on the treatment of Conidiobolus infections of the nose and the paranasal sinuses with antifungal agents...
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of CHROMagar medium in the differentiation of Candida species: is it cost-effective in developing countries?
    T Iyampillai
    Department of Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore 632004, India
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 98:279-82. 2004
    ..tropicalis, C. glabrata or C. krusei), there is clearly a need to identify local isolates quickly, to prevent treatment with ineffective drugs. In terms of both performance and cost, CCM appears to be a good method to use...
  8. ncbi request reprint Varied clinical manifestations of Penicillium marneffei in patients with human immunodeficiency virus: a report from south India
    J S Michael
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Mycoses 48:120-1. 2005
    ..Three patients with diverse clinical manifestations who presented to a tertiary care hospital are described. High index of clinical suspicion and knowledge of 'local' microbiology is paramount in early diagnosis and timely treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Acute abdomen: an unusual presentation of disseminated Penicillium marneffei infection
    I A George
    Department of Medicine, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore 632 004, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 26:180-2. 2008
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  10. ncbi request reprint Infection caused by Cryptococcus neoformans var. gattii serotype B in an AIDS patient in India
    M Abraham
    Department of Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    J Med Vet Mycol 35:283-4. 1997
    ..However, infection caused by C. neoformans var. gattii in AIDS patients is reportedly rare. We report herein the first culture proven C. neoformans var. gattii serotype B infection in an AIDS patient in India...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of inducible clindamycin resistance in gram positive organisms in a tertiary care centre
    M R Angel
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore 632 004, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 26:262-4. 2008
    ..We conclude, therefore, that clindamycin is not a suitable alternative antibiotic for use in staphylococcal skin and soft tissue infections...