Patricia C A M Buijtels
Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands
- Comparison of NaOH-N-acetyl cysteine and sulfuric acid decontamination methods for recovery of mycobacteria from clinical specimensPatricia C A M Buijtels
Medical Centre Rijnmond South, Location Clara, Department of Medical Microbiology, Olympiaweg 350, 3078 HT, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Microbiol Methods 62:83-8. 2005..001). In contrast, no significant difference was found for the recovery of M. tuberculosis. These results show that the decontamination method used affects the recovery of nontuberculous mycobacteria in particular...
- Isolation of nontuberculous mycobacteria in Zambia: eight case reportsPatricia C A M Buijtels
Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Clin Microbiol 43:6020-6. 2005..This is the first report of M. lentiflavum and M. goodii infections in Africa...
- Nontuberculous mycobacteria, zambiaPatricia C A M Buijtels
Medical Centre Rijnmond Zuid, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Emerg Infect Dis 15:242-9. 2009..Multiple, not previously identified mycobacteria (55 of 171 NTM) were isolated from both groups. NTM probably play an important role in the etiology of TB-like diseases in Zambia...