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From: Mycobacterium chimaera pulmonary infection complicating cystic fibrosis: a case report

Figure 1

Chronological representation of Mycobacterium chimaera respiratory tract infection in a CF patient. Arrows indicate requests for mycobacterial detection in the sputum. Dotted arrows indicate negative culture. Filled arrows indicate positive culture for M. chimaera. + indicates acid-fast bacilli stain seen upon direct microscopic examination of sputum samples. Antibiotic therapy is represented by black squares. Duration of treatment (in weeks) is indicated above the brackets.

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