Bobbi S Pritt

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Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  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 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications18

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  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 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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)...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...