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Culture-Positive Spontaneous Ascitic Infection in Patients with Acute Decompensated Cirrhosis: Multidrug-Resistant Pathogens and Antibiotic Strategies

Liu J, Gao Y, Wang X, Qian Z, Chen J, Huang Y, Meng Z, Lu X, Deng G, Liu F, Zhang Z, Li H, Zheng X

PURPOSE: This study investigated multidrug-resistant (MDR) pathogens and antibiotic strategies of culture-positive spontaneous ascitic infection (SAI) in patients with acute decompensated cirrhosis. MATERIALS AND METHODS: We retrospectively analyzed 432 acute decompensated...
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Antimicrobial Resistance in Bacterial Isolates Recovered from Nursing Hospitals between 2014 and 2017

Yun SH, Gwon B, Hong HL, Lim HS, Lee KR, Jang I, Yoon EJ, Jeong SH

BACKGROUND: Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is an issue not only with regard to public health, but also in terms of economic impact. AMR surveillance has mainly been carried out in general...
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Are there differences in risk factors, microbial aspects, and prognosis of cellulitis between compensated and decompensated hepatitis C virus-related cirrhosis?

Hassan EA, Rehim AS, Abdel-Malek MO, Ahmed AO, Abbas NM

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Cellulitis is a common infection in patients with liver cirrhosis. We aimed to compare risk factors, microbial aspects, and outcomes of cellulitis in compensated and decompensated hepatitis C virus...
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Clinical Aspects of Infectious Keratitis in Western Gyeongsangnamdo, Republic of Korea

Park MH, Yoo WS, Kim GN, Cho YW, Seo SW, Kim SJ

PURPOSE: We investigated the regional characteristics and trends in causative agents, clinical features, and antibiotic susceptibility in infectious keratitis in western Gyeongnam province. METHODS: This retrospective chart review included 551 eyes...
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Corneal Ulcer Caused by Corynebacterium macginleyi

Bang SR, Ahn M, Cho NC, You IC

PURPOSE: To report a case of a Corynebacterium macginleyi-infected corneal ulcer of a patient who had been treated for conjunctivitis for more than 3 months. CASE SUMMARY: A 72-year-old female was...
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Microbiology of smegma: Prospective comparative control study

Chung JM, Park CS, Lee SD

PURPOSE: The aim of the study was to investigate the common bacteria found in the smegma in the subpreputial space of asymptomatic boys prospectively, and to determine the difference of...
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Antimicrobial and Antitumor Photodynamic Effects of Phleichrome from the Phytopathogenic Fungus Cladosporium Phlei

So KK, Chun J, Kim DH

Fungal perylenequinones have photodynamic activity and are promising photosensitizers for photodynamic therapy (PDT). Here, we investigated the bactericidal and antitumor activities of phleichrome from the fungal perylenequinone family in vitro....
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Abdominal Actinomycosis Mimicking Acute Appendicitis in Children: a Case Report

Choi SK, Bang YG, Oh H, Lee J

Actinomyces are anaerobic, Gram-positive bacteria that are part of the endogenous flora of mucous membranes in humans. Infection caused by these bacteria is termed actinomycosis. The 3 most common types...
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Efficacy and Tolerability of Linezolid for Treatment of Infectious Spondylitis

Jung J, Lee E, Song KH, Choe PG, Park WB, Bang JH, Kim ES, Kim HB, Park SW, Kim NJ, Oh MD

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Infectious spondylitis requires long-term antibiotic treatment; however, the use of intravenous antibiotics during this period has high social and monetary costs due to hospitalization. Linezolid has high oral bioavailability...
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Prospective Multicenter Surveillance Study of Surgical Site Infection after Spinal Surgery in Korea : A Preliminary Study

Jeong TS, Yee GT

OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to investigate the rates, types, and risk factors of surgical site infection (SSI) following spinal surgery using data from a Korean SSI surveillance system that included...
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Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis

Song DS

Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) is defined as bacterial infections that occur in patients with cirrhosis and ascites without any significant intraperitoneal infection, accounting for approximately 10–30% of bacterial infections in...
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New Bacterial Infection in the Prostate after Transrectal Prostate Biopsy

Seo Y, Lee G

BACKGROUND: The prostate is prone to infections. Hypothetically, bacteria can be inoculated into the prostate during a transrectal prostate biopsy (TRPB) and progress into chronic bacterial prostatitis. Therefore, we examined...
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Do Dose-Dependent Microbial Changes Occur during Spine Surgery as a Result of Applying Intrawound Vancomycin Powder?: A Systematic Literature Review

Xie L, Zhu J, Luo S, Xie Y, Pu D

We analyzed dose-dependent effects of vancomycin on wound infection bacteria and investigated the relationship between dose and microbial imbalances in patients treated with intrawound vancomycin powder during spine surgery. Numerous...
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Etiology of Bacteremia in Children with Hemato-oncologic Diseases from a Single Center from 2011 to 2015

Park JY, Yun KW, Kang HJ, Park KD, Shin HY, Lee HJ, Choi EH

PURPOSE: The aim of this study was to identify the pathogens of blood stream infection (BSI) in children with hemato-oncologic disorders, to analyze susceptibility patterns of microorganisms to guide empirical...
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Antibiotic resistance patterns and genetic relatedness of Enterococcus faecalis and Enterococcus faecium isolated from military working dogs in Korea

Bang K, An JU, Kim W, Dong HJ, Kim J, Cho S

Enterococcus spp. are normally present in the gastrointestinal tracts of animals and humans, but can cause opportunistic infections that can be transmitted to other animals or humans with integrated antibiotic...
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Mediastinal Actinomycosis Mimicking Mediastinal Lymph Node Metastasis in a Patient with Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer

Heo JW, Joung H, Woo IS, Han CW, Jung YH

Actinomycosis is a rare chronic suppurative infectious disease caused by Actinomyces spp. Actinomyces are anaerobic Gram-positive bacteria that colonize the mouth, digestive tract, and genital tract. Thoracic actinomycosis is caused...
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Anthocyanins from Clitoria ternatea Attenuate Food-Borne Penicillium expansum and its Potential Application as Food Biopreservative

Leong CR, Kamarul Azizi MA, Taher MA, Wahidin S, Lee KC, Tan WN, Tong WY

Clitoria ternatea or Commonly known blue pea, is a perennial climber crop native to Asian countries. The current study was aimed to evaluate the antimicrobial activity C. ternatea extract on...
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Texiobactin, a Potent Killer of Antibiotic Resistant Pathogens

Arooj M, Koh YS

Antibiotic resistance is a major global concern that primarily affects public health. Texiobactin is a newly discovered antibiotic produces by soil microbes isolated from natural environment. Drug is active against...
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A Case of Chronic Noninvasive Actinomycosis in the Nasal Cavity

Lee JH, Jeong JY, Kim JS, Heo SJ

Actinomycosis is a rare anaerobic, gram-positive bacterial infection caused by Actinomyces, which is a normal flora in the gastrointestinal and female genitourinary tracts. The cervicofacial area is a common infection...
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Importance of indoor dust biological ultrafine particles in the pathogenesis of chronic inflammatory lung diseases

Yang J, Kim YK, Kang TS, Jee YK, Kim YY

The role of infectious agents in the etiology of inflammatory diseases once believed to be non-infectious is increasingly being recognized. Many bacterial components in the indoor dust can evoke inflammatory...
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