"Nocardia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A genus of gram-positive, aerobic bacteria whose species are widely distributed and are abundant in soil. Some strains are pathogenic opportunists for humans and animals.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Nocardia" by people in Profiles.
Cutaneous Nocardiosis: A Conspicuous Eyelid Eschar. J Pediatr. 2016 Oct; 177:327.
Multicenter Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization-Time of Flight Mass Spectrometry Study for Identification of Clinically Relevant Nocardia spp. J Clin Microbiol. 2016 05; 54(5):1251-8.