Journal article

Mycobacterium abscessusSoft Tissue Infection Review of Published Cases and Challenges in Treatment

Angela Berkhout, Nigel Curtis, Amanda Gwee, Chris Harris, David Burgner

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal | LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS | Published : 2020

Abstract

We report the first case of Mycobacterium abscessus soft tissue infection following a firearm injury. We summarize previous published cases of M. abscessus soft tissue infection and review the current evidence on management.