Nancy F Crum

Summary

Affiliation: Naval Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Incidence and risk factors for the occurrence of non-AIDS-defining cancers among human immunodeficiency virus-infected individuals
    Alina Burgi
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92134, USA
    Cancer 104:1505-11. 2005
  2. ncbi Coccidioidomycosis in the U.S. Military: a review
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Clinical Investigation Department KCA, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, Ste 5, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1111:112-21. 2007
  3. pmc Seroincidence of Coccidioidomycosis during military desert training exercises
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Disease Division, Clinical Investigation Department, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4552-5. 2004
  4. ncbi An outbreak of conjunctivitis due to a novel unencapsulated Streptococcus pneumoniae among military trainees
    Nancy F Crum
    Clinical Investigation Department, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1148-54. 2004
  5. ncbi A novel use for drotrecogin alfa (activated): successful treatment of septic shock associated with coccidioidomycosis
    Nancy F Crum
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:e122-3. 2004
  6. ncbi Pneumonia outbreak associated with group a Streptococcus species at a military training facility
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Clinical Investigation Dept, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:511-8. 2005
  7. ncbi The emergence of severe, community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:651-6. 2005
  8. ncbi Infections associated with tumor necrosis factor-alpha antagonists
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 84:291-302. 2005
  9. ncbi A review of hypogonadism and erectile dysfunction among HIV-infected men during the pre- and post-HAART eras: diagnosis, pathogenesis, and management
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 19:655-71. 2005
  10. ncbi Non-typhi Salmonella empyema: case report and review of the literature
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:852-7. 2005

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi Incidence and risk factors for the occurrence of non-AIDS-defining cancers among human immunodeficiency virus-infected individuals
    Alina Burgi
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92134, USA
    Cancer 104:1505-11. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the rates and predictors of non-AIDS-defining cancers (NADCs) among a cohort of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected individuals...
  2. ncbi Coccidioidomycosis in the U.S. Military: a review
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Clinical Investigation Department KCA, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, Ste 5, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1111:112-21. 2007
    ..The substantial effect that coccidioidomycosis has had on the military supports the development of both newer and more effective treatments as well as a Valley Fever vaccine for prevention of this disease...
  3. pmc Seroincidence of Coccidioidomycosis during military desert training exercises
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Disease Division, Clinical Investigation Department, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4552-5. 2004
    ..Due to the potential morbidity and mortality of this infection, preventative strategies, including vaccine development, are advocated...
  4. ncbi An outbreak of conjunctivitis due to a novel unencapsulated Streptococcus pneumoniae among military trainees
    Nancy F Crum
    Clinical Investigation Department, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1148-54. 2004
    ..Bacterial conjunctivitis usually occurs as sporadic cases; outbreaks are uncommon and usually are associated with school campuses. We report an outbreak of Streptococcus pneumoniae conjunctivitis at a military training facility...
  5. ncbi A novel use for drotrecogin alfa (activated): successful treatment of septic shock associated with coccidioidomycosis
    Nancy F Crum
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:e122-3. 2004
    ..The favorable outcomes, in light of the high mortality usually associated with this condition, suggest that drotrecogin alfa (activated) may be a valuable adjunct for treating septic shock due to endemic mycoses...
  6. ncbi Pneumonia outbreak associated with group a Streptococcus species at a military training facility
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Clinical Investigation Dept, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:511-8. 2005
    ..Although group A streptococci (GAS) infections are a major cause of morbidity and mortality, outbreaks of associated pneumonia are rare. We report an outbreak of GAS pneumonia that occurred at a US military training camp...
  7. ncbi The emergence of severe, community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:651-6. 2005
    ..Only 1 case was initially treated with antibiotics effective for MRSA. The fatality rate was 64%, and 40% of patients who survived had significant disabilities...
  8. ncbi Infections associated with tumor necrosis factor-alpha antagonists
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 84:291-302. 2005
    ..We present 4 patients who developed severe infections during TNF-alpha antagonist therapy, review the literature, and discuss current guidelines for surveillance and prophylaxis...
  9. ncbi A review of hypogonadism and erectile dysfunction among HIV-infected men during the pre- and post-HAART eras: diagnosis, pathogenesis, and management
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 19:655-71. 2005
    ..We review the epidemiology, diagnosis, pathogenesis, and treatment options of both hypogonadism and ED among HIV-infected men...
  10. ncbi Non-typhi Salmonella empyema: case report and review of the literature
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:852-7. 2005
    ..A review of pleuropulmonary disease due to non-typhi Salmonella is provided along with management recommendations...
  11. ncbi Disseminated coccidioidomycosis with cutaneous lesions clinically mimicking mycosis fungoides
    Nancy F Crum
    Internal Medicine Department, Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Int J Dermatol 44:958-60. 2005
  12. ncbi Comparisons of causes of death and mortality rates among HIV-infected persons: analysis of the pre-, early, and late HAART (highly active antiretroviral therapy) eras
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Clinical Investigation Department, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:194-200. 2006
    ..Comparisons of death-related variables during the 3 eras were performed...
  13. ncbi Young man with asymptomatic lung cysts
    Nancy F Crum
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, Calif 92134 1005, USA
    Am J Med 119:39-41. 2006
  14. ncbi Unusual presentations of coccidioidomycosis: a case series and review of the literature
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1006, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 85:263-77. 2006
    ..We provide a complete review of the literature and summarize the clinical presentations, diagnoses, and treatments of these rare forms of disseminated coccidioidomycosis...
  15. ncbi Epstein Barr virus hepatitis: case series and review
    Nancy F Crum
    Department of Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    South Med J 99:544-7. 2006
    ..This article presents a case series of EBV infections with clinically significant hepatitis and reviews the literature on the gastrointestinal complications of EBV...
  16. ncbi Fifteen-year study of the changing epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, Calif 92134 1005, USA
    Am J Med 119:943-51. 2006
    ..The study's purpose was to elucidate the evolutionary, microbiologic, and clinical characteristics of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections...
  17. ncbi Coccidioidomycosis in pregnancy: case report and review of the literature
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA 92134 1006, USA
    Am J Med 119:993.e11-7. 2006
    ..Coccidioidomycosis is an uncommon fungal infection during pregnancy. We report a case and review the literature on coccidioidomycosis in pregnancy...
  18. ncbi Infection and musculoskeletal conditions: Infectious myositis
    Nancy F Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, Ste 5, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 20:1083-97. 2006
    ..Early recognition and treatment of these conditions are necessary as they may rapidly become life-threatening...
  19. ncbi Bacterial pyomyositis in the United States
    Nancy F Crum
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Naval Medical Center San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    Am J Med 117:420-8. 2004
    ..The characteristics of cases in temperate areas are similar to tropical cases, except that the former occurs more often in immunocompromised persons; this may change with the HIV epidemic in tropical regions...
  20. ncbi Prostate carcinoma among men with human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Nancy F Crum
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134, USA
    Cancer 101:294-9. 2004
    ..To determine the incidence of prostate carcinoma in men with HIV infection, the authors initiated a prostate carcinoma screening program in a large HIV clinic...
  21. ncbi Group B streptococcal necrotizing fasciitis and toxic shock-like syndrome: a case report and review of the literature
    Nancy F Crum
    Department of Internal Medicine, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 35:878-81. 2003
    ..Since the mechanism of GBS toxic shock may be similar to Group A Streptococcus, intravenous immunoglobulin should be considered as an adjunct to clindamycin-based antibiotic therapy...
  22. ncbi Sweet's syndrome masquerading as facial cellulitis
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    Cutis 71:469-72. 2003
    ..Results of skin biopsy specimens of the facial plaque and a nodule on the right upper extremity were diagnostic of Sweet's syndrome. Simultaneous to diagnosis, the patient also was found to have acute myelogenous leukemia (AML)...
  23. ncbi Current trends in typhoid Fever
    Nancy F Crum
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Clinical Investigation Department KCA, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, Suite 5, San Diego, CA 92134 1005
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 5:279-86. 2003
    ..The empiric treatment of choice is a fluoroquinolone drug; ceftriaxone and azithromycin are alternatives. Preventive strategies include good sanitation and food handling practices along with vaccination of selected groups...
  24. ncbi Halting a pneumococcal pneumonia outbreak among United States Marine Corps trainees
    Nancy F Crum
    Clinical Investigation Department KCA, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, Suite 5, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:107-11. 2003
    ..A significant outbreak of S. pneumoniae pneumonia that occurred among Marine recruits is reported here...
  25. ncbi Correlates of human herpesvirus-8 seropositivity among U.S. military members recently infected with human immunodeficiency virus
    Nancy F Crum
    Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:713-8. 2003
    ..Human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8), the cause of Kaposi's sarcoma, is common among HIV-infected persons. The exact route of transmission of HHV-8 in various populations is still debated...
  26. ncbi Stenotrophomonas maltophilia endocarditis
    Nancy F Crum
    Department of Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego CA 92134, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:925-7. 2002
    ..Given the high morbidity and mortality of these infections, early antibiotic therapy utilizing trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, along with a second agent and removal of prosthetic devices, is recommended...
  27. ncbi Development of an idlike reaction during treatment for acute pulmonary histoplasmosis: a new cutaneous manifestation in histoplasmosis
    Nancy Crum
    Dermatology Department and Infectious Disease Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 48:S5-6. 2003
    ..The diagnosis is usually made clinically and is supported in the presence of an infection and/or initiation of therapy. We report an idlike reaction during therapy for pulmonary histoplasmosis...
  28. pmc Group A streptococcal toxic shock syndrome developing in the third trimester of pregnancy
    Nancy F Crum
    Internal Medicine Department, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 10:209-16. 2002
    ..Most cases described in the literature have occurred in the puerperium. We report a case of GAS TSS occurring during the third trimester of pregnancy in a previously healthy woman...
  29. ncbi Tuberculosis presenting as epitrochlear lymphadenitis
    Nancy F Crum
    Naval Medical Center San Diego, Infectious Diseases Division, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 35:888-90. 2003
    ..Epitrochlear lymphadenitis is an uncommon presentation of extrapulmonary tuberculosis in an immunocompetent host. This case report describes the third case in the literature and provides a review of the literature...
  30. ncbi Coccidioidomycosis outbreak among United States Navy SEALs training in a Coccidioides immitis-endemic area--Coalinga, California
    Nancy Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    J Infect Dis 186:865-8. 2002
    ..There were no cases of dissemination and no deaths to date. Coccidioidomycosis continues to be a threat to military members and civilians who reside or train in areas where Coccidioides immitis, the causative agent, is endemic...
  31. ncbi Coccidioidomycosis: a descriptive survey of a reemerging disease. Clinical characteristics and current controversies
    Nancy F Crum
    Clinical Investigation Department, Infectious Disease Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 83:149-75. 2004
    ..Azole therapy was generally inferior to amphotericin B in disseminated disease. Predictors of permanent disability included African American or Filipino race, central nervous system disease, and bony disease...
  32. ncbi Update on Listeria monocytogenes infection
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Disease Division, Naval Medical Center, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA, 92134, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 4:287-96. 2002
    ..Despite the availability of therapy, the mortality rate remains high in those with T-cell immunodeficiencies...
  33. ncbi A case series of group A Streptococcus necrotizing fasciitis in military trainees
    Nancy F Crum
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Mil Med 169:373-5. 2004
    ..This series suggests that the incidence of severe GAS infections may be increasing in certain populations and it emphasizes the importance of considering prophylactic measures against GAS in high-risk populations...
  34. ncbi A cluster of disseminated coccidioidomycosis cases at a US military hospital
    Nancy F Crum
    The Internal Medicine Department, Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    Mil Med 168:460-4. 2003
    ..5 to 6 months from symptom onset until the diagnosis of coccidioidomycosis. Four of our cases occurred in previously healthy, young active duty members, emphasizing the importance of this mycosis in U.S. military personnel...
  35. pmc Risk factors for community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in an outbreak of disease among military trainees in San Diego, California, in 2002
    Katherine M Campbell
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA 92186 5122, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4050-3. 2004
    ..This outbreak of MRSA skin infections in an otherwise-healthy, well-defined, military population provided an opportunity to describe risk factors for CA-MRSA which may help focus prevention efforts in this and other communities...
  36. ncbi New issues in infectious diarrhea
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Rev Gastroenterol Disord 5:S16-25. 2005
    ..Development of a vaccine against diarrheagenic organisms is of high global importance but has been a challenge, owing to the multiple causative serotypes of E. coli and other organisms...
  37. ncbi Cytomegalovirus retinitis after immune reconstitution
    Nancy F Crum
    HIV Clinic, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California, USA
    AIDS Read 15:186-8. 2005
    ..This case report underscores that CMV infection may occur despite high CD4 counts among patients who experience only partial immune reconstitution...
  38. ncbi HIV care in the U.S. Navy: a multidisciplinary approach
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Disease Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Mil Med 170:1019-25. 2005
    ..We specifically describe the multidisciplinary HIV medical care provided at Naval Medical Center San Diego, which is one of three HIV specialty clinics within the U.S. Navy...
  39. ncbi Efficacy of Cyto-Chex blood preservative for delayed manual CD4 testing using Dynal T4 Quant CD4 test among HIV-infected persons in Zambia
    April A Truett
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:168-74. 2006
    ..A method for preservation of blood prior to manual CD4 testing is needed for long-distance transport or sample batching...
  40. ncbi Gastrointestinal Schistosomiasis japonicum infections in immigrants from the Island of Leyte, Philippines
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    J Travel Med 10:131-2. 2003
  41. ncbi History of U.S. military contributions to the study of parasitic diseases
    Nancy F Crum
    Infectious Disease Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Mil Med 170:17-29. 2005
    ..We review the paramount U.S. military contributions to the understanding of leishmaniasis, filariasis, schistosomiasis, trypanosomiasis, gastrointestinal parasites, intestinal capillariasis, and angiostrongyliasis...
  42. ncbi Coccidioidomycosis of the prostate gland: two cases and a review of the literature
    April A Truett
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    South Med J 97:419-22. 2004
    ..Diagnosis is established by biopsy, and treatment includes either an azole or amphotericin B. We present the twelfth and thirteenth reported cases and provide a review of the literature...
  43. ncbi Increased risk of prostate cancer in HIV infection?
    Nancy F Crum
    AIDS 16:1703-4. 2002
  44. ncbi Group A streptococcal brain abscess
    Nancy F Crum
    Scand J Infect Dis 36:238-9. 2004
  45. ncbi Graves disease: an increasingly recognized immune reconstitution syndrome
    Nancy F Crum
    AIDS 20:466-9. 2006
  46. ncbi Proton pump inhibitor therapy in atazanavir-treated patients: contraindicated?
    Kari J Furtek
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:394-6. 2006
  47. ncbi What is your diagnosis? Disseminated coccidioidomycosis
    Edith R Lederman
    US Naval Medical Research Unit 2, Jakarta, Indonesia
    Cutis 77:81, 111-2. 2006