Risk factors for Mycobacterium abscessus infection in cystic fibrosis patients; a case-control study
Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 06/21/2012
Verregghen M et al. – The absence of clear risk factors and the omnipresence of MAB in the environment suggest that MAB infection in cystic fibrosis patients is a random event. Its symptoms and impact on lung function seem to warrant treatment.