MCID: MYC015
MIFTS: 28

Mycobacterium Fortuitum malady

Category: Rare diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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Aliases & Descriptions for Mycobacterium Fortuitum:

Name: Mycobacterium Fortuitum 45
Mycobacterium Fortuitum Infection 45
 
M. Fortuitum 45

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Summaries for Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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NIH Rare Diseases:45 Mycobacterium fortuitum is a nontuberculous mycobacterium, which is a bacteria that can cause lung disease resembling tuberculosis, lymphadenitis, skin disease, or disseminated disease (infection that spreads to the bloodstream and other parts of the body). it occurs worldwide and is usually found in natural and processed water, sewage, and dirt. it is uncommon for this condition to cause lung disease. but mycobacterium fortuitum can cause local skin disease, osteomyelitis (inflammation of the bone), joint infections, and eye disease after trauma. it is a rare cause of lymphadenitis. disseminated disease usually occurs because of severe immosuppression, especially aids. last updated: 4/12/2011

MalaCards based summary: Mycobacterium Fortuitum, also known as mycobacterium fortuitum infection, is related to mycobacterium gordonae and mycobacterium chelonae. An important gene associated with Mycobacterium Fortuitum is HSPD1 (Heat Shock Protein Family D (Hsp60) Member 1), and among its related pathways are Legionellosis and SIDS Susceptibility Pathways. Affiliated tissues include lung, skin and bone.

Wikipedia:68 Mycobacterium fortuitum is a nontuberculous species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria... more...

Related Diseases for Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Mycobacterium Fortuitum:



Diseases related to mycobacterium fortuitum

Symptoms for Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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Interventional clinical trials:

idNameStatusNCT IDPhase
1The Incidence of Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Pulmonary Infection in Bilateral Bronchiectasis and BronchiolitisRecruitingNCT01354912

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Genetic Tests for Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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Anatomical Context for Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Mycobacterium Fortuitum:

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Lung, Skin, Bone, Eye, Breast, Prostate, B cells

Animal Models for Mycobacterium Fortuitum or affiliated genes

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Publications for Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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Articles related to Mycobacterium Fortuitum:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
A case of postoperative breast infection by Mycobacterium fortuitum associated with the hospital water supply. (25838135)
2015
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Mycobacterium Fortuitum Lipoid Pneumonia in a Dog. (24788402)
2014
3
Isolation of Mycobacterium fortuitum from fish tanks in Alborz, Iran. (25802706)
2014
4
Noncanonical SMC protein in Mycobacterium smegmatis restricts maintenance of Mycobacterium fortuitum plasmids. (25197070)
2014
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Infection with Mycobacterium fortuitum during acupoint embedding therapy. (24831334)
2014
6
Properties of catechol 1,2-dioxygenase in the cell free extract and immobilized extract of Mycobacterium fortuitum. (24159319)
2013
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Mycobacterium fortuitum skin infection as a complication of anabolic steroids: a rare case report. (23317715)
2013
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Mycobacterium fortuitum Infection following Reconstructive Breast Surgery: Differentiation from Classically Described Red Breast Syndrome. (25289245)
2013
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Activity of various drugs alone or in combination against Mycobacterium fortuitum. (20063030)
2010
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Control of Mycobacterium fortuitum and Mycobacterium intracellulare infections with respect to distinct granuloma formations in livers of BALB/c mice. (20835610)
2010
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Measurement of the rates of synthesis of three components of ribosomes of Mycobacterium fortuitum: a theoretical approach to qRT-PCR experimentation. (20644643)
2010
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Cluster of Mycobacterium fortuitum prosthetic joint infections. (18053402)
2007
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Molecular identification by random amplified polymorphic DNA analysis of a pseudo-outbreak of Mycobacterium fortuitum due to cross-contamination of clinical samples. (17510279)
2007
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Infection of polypropylene threads for face-lifting with Mycobacterium fortuitum. (17430386)
2007
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Mycobacterium fortuitum catheter-related sepsis in acute leukaemia. (16752025)
2006
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Effect of subinhibitory concentrations of ciprofloxacin on Mycobacterium fortuitum mutation rates. (15956099)
2005
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Virulent Mycobacterium fortuitum restricts NO production by a gamma interferon-activated J774 cell line and phagosome-lysosome fusion. (12228291)
2002
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Ventral hernia synthetic mesh repair infected by Mycobacterium fortuitum. (10551752)
1999
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Mycobacterium fortuitum otitis media. (9419126)
1997
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Isolation by genetic labeling of a new mycobacterial plasmid, pJAZ38, from Mycobacterium fortuitum. (9209023)
1997
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Exogenous lipoid pneumonia complicated by Mycobacterium fortuitum and Aspergillus fumigatus infections. (8834351)
1996
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Comparison of two 2,3-diacyl trehalose antigens from Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium fortuitum for serology in tuberculosis patients. (8877135)
1996
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Recurrent infection of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion sites with Mycobacterium fortuitum. (8612446)
1995
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Determination of the in vitro susceptibility of 220 Mycobacterium fortuitum isolates to ten antimicrobial agents. (8667033)
1995
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Clinical features and treatment of infection due to mycobacterium fortuitum/chelonae complex. (8397910)
1993
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Characterization of Mycobacterium fortuitum isolates from sternotomy wounds by antimicrobial susceptibilities, plasmid profiles, and ribosomal ribonucleic acid gene restriction patterns. (7694821)
1993
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Comparison of topical antibiotics for treating Mycobacterium fortuitum keratitis in an animal model. (8250072)
1993
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Genetic heterogeneity within Mycobacterium fortuitum complex species: genotypic criteria for identification. (1280641)
1992
29
Disseminated Mycobacterium fortuitum disease in an AIDS patient. (1415313)
1992
30
Mycobactin analysis as an aid for the identification of Mycobacterium fortuitum and Mycobacterium chelonae subspecies. (1583124)
1992
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Aortitis caused by Mycobacterium fortuitum. (2025125)
1991
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Functional analysis of pAL5000, a plasmid from Mycobacterium fortuitum: construction of a "mini" mycobacterium-Escherichia coli shuttle vector. (2158981)
1990
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Soft tissue abscess caused by Mycobacterium fortuitum. (2341732)
1990
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Gas chromatographic fatty acid determination to differentiate Nocardia asteroides, Mycobacterium fortuitum and Mycobacterium chelonei. (2654156)
1989
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Nosocomial Mycobacterium fortuitum colonization from a contaminated ice machine. (3202466)
1988
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Mycobacterium fortuitum subspecies acetamidolyticum, a new subspecies of Mycobacterium fortuitum. (3713561)
1986
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Mycobacterium fortuitum peritonitis associated with continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. (3700629)
1986
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Equivalence of mycobactins from Mycobacterium senegalense, Mycobacterium farcinogenes and Mycobacterium fortuitum. (4045424)
1985
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Fatal pulmonary infection with Mycobacterium fortuitum in cystic fibrosis. (6743529)
1984
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A gas-liquid and thin-layer chromatographic study of Mycobacterium fortuitum. (6659075)
1983
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Sternal wound infections and endocarditis due to organisms of the Mycobacterium fortuitum complex. (6602574)
1983
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In vitro susceptibility of mycobacterium fortuitum and mycobacterium chelonei to cefoxitin. (7179478)
1982
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Disk diffusion testing of susceptibility of Mycobacterium fortuitum and Mycobacterium chelonei to antibacterial agents. (526002)
1979
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Osteomyelitis caused by mycobacterium fortuitum. (15948)
1977
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Experimental intraocular infection with Mycobacterium fortuitum. (4812086)
1974
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A preliminary study of delayed hypersensitivity to Mycobacterium chelonei, Mycobacterium fortuitum (Ranae) and Mycobacterium gordonae in cattle from two areas in Uganda. (4611462)
1974
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Mycobacterium fortuitum--a human pathogen. (5211741)
1970
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Comparison of the pathogenicity for mice of Mycobacterium fortuitum and Mycobacterium abscessus. (5370281)
1969
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An antigenic analysis of the mycobacteria, Mycobacterium fortuitum, Myco. kansasii, Myco. phlei, Myco. smegmatis and Myco. tuberculosis. (4966874)
1968
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MYCOBACTERIUM FORTUITUM IN ABSCESSES OF MAN. (14304242)
1965

Variations for Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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Expression for genes affiliated with Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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Pathways related to Mycobacterium Fortuitum according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idSuper pathwaysScoreTop Affiliating Genes
19.3CXCL8, HSPD1
29.3CXCL8, HSPD1
3
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9.0CXCL8, IL12RB1

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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Sources for Mycobacterium Fortuitum

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