Nocardia nova causing chronic maxillary sinusitis: A rare case

Chawla, Kiran and Munim, Frenil C and Rao, Sugandhi P and Pillai, Suresh (2012) Nocardia nova causing chronic maxillary sinusitis: A rare case. JK Science, 14 (2). pp. 95-96.

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Abstract

Nocardia as an etiological agent for sinusitis has rarely been reported. Only three such cases have been reported so far in literature.We report here, a first case from India, of chronic maxillary sinusitis caused by Nocardianova in an immunocompetent male and patient responded well to treatment by co-trimoxazole.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Nocardia nova; sinusitis; immunocompetent.
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > ENT
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Microbiology
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 22 Jul 2015 10:10
Last Modified: 22 Jul 2015 10:10
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/143443

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