Breast abscess due to Mycobacterium fortuitum: a case report 449-450
Dr. Seema Bose,
Professor, Department of Microbiology,
Rural Medical College, Loni- BK,
Dist.- Maharashtra- 413736, India.
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Mycobacterium fortuitum (M.fortuitum) is a rapidly growing atypical mycobacterium and is usually associated with infection in immunocompromised host. Here we report a case of breast abscess with M. fortuitum infection, in an immunocompetent young woman.