Publication
Title
Possible outbreak of streptomycin-resistant **Mycobacterium tuberculosis** Beijing in Benin
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Abstract
Using geographic information system and molecular tools, we characterized a possible outbreak of tuberculosis caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis Beijing strain in 17 patients in Cotonou, Benin, during July 2005October 2006. Most patients lived or worked in the same area and frequented the same local drinking bar. The isolates were streptomycin resistant.
Language
English
Source (journal)
Emerging infectious diseases / National Center for Infectious Diseases. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. - Atlanta, Ga
Publication
Atlanta, Ga : 2009
ISSN
1080-6040
Volume/pages
15:7(2009), p. 1123-1125
ISI
000267726100024
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UAntwerpen
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Last edited 17.11.2017
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