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Nocardiosis
Carlos S. Restrepo, MD; Helen T. Winer-Muram, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            • Diagnostic Checklist

              TERMINOLOGY

              • Synonyms

                • Nocardia asteroides complex: Nocardia nova, Nocardia farcinica, Nocardia transvalensis
              • Definitions

                • Infection by organisms in N. asteroides complex

              IMAGING

              • General Features

                • Radiographic Findings

                  • CT Findings

                    • Imaging Recommendations

                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                        PATHOLOGY

                        • Microscopic Features

                          CLINICAL ISSUES

                          • Presentation

                            • Demographics

                              • Natural History & Prognosis

                                • Treatment

                                  DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                  • Consider

                                    Selected References

                                    1. Rawat D et al: Nocardiosis. StatPearls. 2020
                                    2. Ott SR et al: Pulmonary nocardiosis in Western Europe-clinical evaluation of 43 patients and population-based estimates of hospitalization rates. Int J Infect Dis. 81:140-8, 2019
                                    3. Liu B et al: CT findings of pulmonary nocardiosis: a report of 9 cases. J Thorac Dis. 9(11):4785-90, 2017
                                    4. Sato H et al: High-resolution computed tomography findings in patients with pulmonary nocardiosis. Acad Radiol. 23(3):290-6, 2016
                                    5. Wilson JW: Nocardiosis: updates and clinical overview. Mayo Clin Proc. 87(4):403-7, 2012
                                    6. Blackmon KN et al: Pulmonary nocardiosis: computed tomography features at diagnosis. J Thorac Imaging. 26(3):224-9, 2011
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                                    References
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                                    KEY FACTS

                                    • Terminology

                                      • Imaging

                                        • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                          • Pathology

                                            • Clinical Issues

                                              • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                TERMINOLOGY

                                                • Synonyms

                                                  • Nocardia asteroides complex: Nocardia nova, Nocardia farcinica, Nocardia transvalensis
                                                • Definitions

                                                  • Infection by organisms in N. asteroides complex

                                                IMAGING

                                                • General Features

                                                  • Radiographic Findings

                                                    • CT Findings

                                                      • Imaging Recommendations

                                                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                          PATHOLOGY

                                                          • Microscopic Features

                                                            CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                            • Presentation

                                                              • Demographics

                                                                • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                  • Treatment

                                                                    DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                    • Consider

                                                                      Selected References

                                                                      1. Rawat D et al: Nocardiosis. StatPearls. 2020
                                                                      2. Ott SR et al: Pulmonary nocardiosis in Western Europe-clinical evaluation of 43 patients and population-based estimates of hospitalization rates. Int J Infect Dis. 81:140-8, 2019
                                                                      3. Liu B et al: CT findings of pulmonary nocardiosis: a report of 9 cases. J Thorac Dis. 9(11):4785-90, 2017
                                                                      4. Sato H et al: High-resolution computed tomography findings in patients with pulmonary nocardiosis. Acad Radiol. 23(3):290-6, 2016
                                                                      5. Wilson JW: Nocardiosis: updates and clinical overview. Mayo Clin Proc. 87(4):403-7, 2012
                                                                      6. Blackmon KN et al: Pulmonary nocardiosis: computed tomography features at diagnosis. J Thorac Imaging. 26(3):224-9, 2011