Bobbi S Pritt

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Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Amebiasis
    Bobbi S Pritt
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:1154-9; quiz 1159-60. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection of sarcocystis parasites in retail beef: a regional survey combining histological and genetic detection methods
    Bobbi Pritt
    University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont 05401, USA
    J Food Prot 71:2144-7. 2008
  3. pmc Enterobius vermicularis in a 14-year-old girl's eye
    N Esther Babady
    Mayo Clinic, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Hilton Building, 4th Floor, 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:4369-70. 2011
  4. pmc Emergence of a new pathogenic Ehrlichia species, Wisconsin and Minnesota, 2009
    Bobbi S Pritt
    Mayo Clinic, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Hilton 470 B, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    N Engl J Med 365:422-9. 2011
  5. pmc Detection and identification of yeasts from formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue by use of PCR-electrospray ionization mass spectrometry
    Patricia J Simner
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:3731-4. 2013
  6. pmc Rapid molecular microbiologic diagnosis of prosthetic joint infection
    Charles Cazanave
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2280-7. 2013
  7. pmc Real-time qualitative PCR for 57 human adenovirus types from multiple specimen sources
    Seanne P Buckwalter
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:766-71. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Molecular diagnostics and parasitic disease
    Shawn Vasoo
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Lab Med 33:461-503. 2013
  9. pmc PCR-electrospray ionization mass spectrometry for direct detection of pathogens and antimicrobial resistance from heart valves in patients with infective endocarditis
    Cassandra L Brinkman
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2040-6. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Left-sided Pseudomonas aeruginosa endocarditis in patients without injection drug use
    Nancy L Dawson
    Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 90:250-5. 2011

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Amebiasis
    Bobbi S Pritt
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:1154-9; quiz 1159-60. 2008
    ..To avoid unnecessary and possibly harmful therapies, clinicians should follow the diagnostic and treatment guidelines of the World Health Organization...
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection of sarcocystis parasites in retail beef: a regional survey combining histological and genetic detection methods
    Bobbi Pritt
    University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont 05401, USA
    J Food Prot 71:2144-7. 2008
    ..hominis and confirm that cattle pathogen S. cruzi is highly prevalent in this regional sample. PCR assays may increase the detection sensitivity of Sarcocystis spp. and contribute diagnostic precision...
  3. pmc Enterobius vermicularis in a 14-year-old girl's eye
    N Esther Babady
    Mayo Clinic, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Hilton Building, 4th Floor, 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:4369-70. 2011
    ..Only one other similar case has been reported in the English-language literature...
  4. pmc Emergence of a new pathogenic Ehrlichia species, Wisconsin and Minnesota, 2009
    Bobbi S Pritt
    Mayo Clinic, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Hilton 470 B, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    N Engl J Med 365:422-9. 2011
    ..Only Ehrlichia chaffeensis and E. ewingii have been thought to cause ehrlichiosis in humans in the United States. Patients with suspected ehrlichiosis routinely undergo testing to ensure proper diagnosis and to ascertain the cause...
  5. pmc Detection and identification of yeasts from formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue by use of PCR-electrospray ionization mass spectrometry
    Patricia J Simner
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:3731-4. 2013
    ..7% [70/78]) correlated with culture results. The PLEX-ID broad fungal assay identifies fungi directly from FFPE tissues and can be a useful adjunct to traditional culture and histopathology tests. ..
  6. pmc Rapid molecular microbiologic diagnosis of prosthetic joint infection
    Charles Cazanave
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2280-7. 2013
    ..The high assay specificity suggests that typical PJI bacteria may not cause aseptic implant failure...
  7. pmc Real-time qualitative PCR for 57 human adenovirus types from multiple specimen sources
    Seanne P Buckwalter
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:766-71. 2012
    ..The assay demonstrated 100% sensitivity and 99% specificity. This real-time PCR assay provides a rapid method for the detection of all 57 known HAdV types from respiratory specimens, blood, stool, urine, and ocular swabs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Molecular diagnostics and parasitic disease
    Shawn Vasoo
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Lab Med 33:461-503. 2013
    ..This article reviews the available techniques and their applications to major parasitic diseases such as malaria, leishmaniasis, and trichomoniasis. ..
  9. pmc PCR-electrospray ionization mass spectrometry for direct detection of pathogens and antimicrobial resistance from heart valves in patients with infective endocarditis
    Cassandra L Brinkman
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2040-6. 2013
    ..PCR/ESI-MS detected all antimicrobial resistance encoded by mecA or vanA/B and identified a case of Tropheryma whipplei endocarditis not previously recognized...
  10. doi request reprint Left-sided Pseudomonas aeruginosa endocarditis in patients without injection drug use
    Nancy L Dawson
    Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 90:250-5. 2011
    ..Valvular surgery is indicated, when possible, for the best chance of survival, along with extended therapy with combination antibiotics for complete recovery...
  11. pmc Precision across the analytical measuring range of a quantitative real-time PCR assay for cytomegalovirus detection among three clinical laboratories
    Thomas E Grys
    Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, Mayo Medical Laboratories New England, 160 Dascomb Rd, Andover, MA 01810, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:3044-6. 2011
    ..The overall standard deviation (adjusted for analyte level) was 0.18 log(10) copies/ml, and there was no significant relationship between standard deviation and analytical measuring range...
  12. pmc A method for reducing the sloughing of thick blood films for malaria diagnosis
    Andrew P Norgan
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN, USA
    Malar J 12:231. 2013
    ..In this work, two methods for improving thick film slide adherence ('scratch' (SCM) and 'acetone dip' (ADM) methods) were compared to the 'standard method' (SM) of thick film preparation...
  13. pmc Real-time PCR method for detection of zygomycetes
    D Jane Hata
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905
    J Clin Microbiol 46:2353-8. 2008
    ..The speed, sensitivity, and specificity of the PCR assay indicate that it is useful for the rapid and accurate detection of zygomycetes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Detection of Plasmodium knowlesi by real-time polymerase chain reaction
    N Esther Babady
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:516-8. 2009
    ..Recent studies have shown that natural transmission of the simian parasite Plasmodium knowlesi to humans occurs frequently in Southeast Asia. We have expanded our PCR assay to include detection of P. knowlesi...
  15. doi request reprint Concurrent detection of herpes simplex and varicella-zoster viruses by polymerase chain reaction from the same anatomic location
    Neelam Dhiman
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 70:538-40. 2011
    ..In an eight-year retrospective study, we observed 1.3% dual positivity from dermal, genital, and oral mucosal sources...
  16. doi request reprint Conversion to the COBAS AmpliPrep/COBAS TaqMan CMV Test for management of CMV disease in transplant recipients
    Bobbi S Pritt
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 75:440-2. 2013
    ..436) and CAP/CTM CMV versus LC CMV (r = 0.773)...
  17. doi request reprint Laboratory diagnosis of tropical infections
    Bryan H Schmitt
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 26:513-54. 2012
    ..Images demonstrating the characteristic features of selected tropical parasites and fungi are included for reference...
  18. pmc Effectiveness of patient-collected swabs for influenza testing
    Neelam Dhiman
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:548-54. 2012
    ..To compare the effectiveness of self-collected and health care worker (HCW)-collected nasal swabs for detection of influenza viruses and determine the patients' preference for type of collection...
  19. pmc An unusual foreign body in the urinary bladder mimicking a parasitic worm
    Bryan H Schmitt
    Parasitology Laboratory, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:2520-2. 2012
    ..The foreign body was identified as an artificial fishing worm by morphological comparison to a similar commercially produced product and by infrared spectrum analysis...
  20. doi request reprint Fulminant gestational hepatitis due to primary herpes simplex type 2 infection: use of serum HSV polymerase chain reaction for noninvasive diagnosis
    Ju Hsien J C Nienaber
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 72:181-4. 2012
    ..The patient was successfully treated with acyclovir and delivered a healthy infant...