Pulmonary tuberculosis following successful treatment of pulmonary infection with Mycobacterium kansasii

Chest. 1976 Dec;70(6):786-8. doi: 10.1378/chest.70.6.786.

Abstract

A case of pulmonary tuberculosis following successful treatment of pulmonary infection with Mycobacterium kansasii is presented. The immunizing effect of an infection with M kansasii and and other nonspecific immune factors are discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Alcoholism / complications
  • Humans
  • Immunity, Cellular
  • Lung Diseases / immunology
  • Lung Diseases / therapy*
  • Male
  • Mycobacterium / immunology
  • Mycobacterium Infections / immunology
  • Mycobacterium Infections / therapy*
  • Tuberculosis, Pulmonary / etiology*
  • Tuberculosis, Pulmonary / immunology