Between 1980 and 1989, the Public Health Laboratory Service Regional Tuberculosis Centre, Dulwich, received cultures of mycobacteria isolated from urine and the genitourinary tract of 1392 new patients: 803 isolates were members of the tuberculosis complex (753 M. tuberculosis, 45 M. bovis, 4 M. africanum) and 589 were various species of environmental mycobacteria.
The incidence of the latter isolations varied by region and by year and, with 17 exceptions (13 from endometrial curettings, 2 from hydrocele fluid, 1 from a scrotal abscess and 1 from a kidney).
Mots-clés Pascal : Mycobactériose, Bactériose, Infection, Urine, Appareil génital, Appareil urinaire pathologie, Appareil génital pathologie, Angleterre, Grande Bretagne, Royaume Uni, Europe, Sud est, Epidémiologie, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mycobacterial infection, Bacteriosis, Infection, Urine, Genital system, Urinary system disease, Genital diseases, England, Great britain, United Kingdom, Europe, Southeast, Epidemiology, Human
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