|Document ID (ISN)||49233|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
|Convention or series no.
||Mycobacterium marinum infection in a mechanic
||May 1987, Vol.16, No.5, p.283-284. 3 ref.
||M. marinum is a common cause of occupational mycobacterial skin disease. However, it has previously been seen only in persons having contact with water in nature or in aquariums. The present case involved a mechanic who reconditioned water pumps. The infection was cured by antibiotics.
||pathogenic bacteria; repair work; skin diseases; mycoses
||D - Periodical articles
||Metal production and metalworking
|Broad subject area(s)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases