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What are the complications that occur with nocardiosis?

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In brief: Ling infections

Lung infections and also brain abscess.

In brief: Ling infections

Lung infections and also brain abscess.
Dr. Walid Abuhammour
Dr. Walid Abuhammour
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Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology

In brief: This bacteria is

found in soil around the world.
You can get the disease by inhaling contaminated dust or if soil containing nocardia bacteria gets into an open wound. more likely to get this infection if you have chronic lung disease or a weakened immune system, Symptoms vary and depend on the organs. Affects lungs, skin and brain typcially. but in some cases no symptoms are seen

In brief: This bacteria is

found in soil around the world.
You can get the disease by inhaling contaminated dust or if soil containing nocardia bacteria gets into an open wound. more likely to get this infection if you have chronic lung disease or a weakened immune system, Symptoms vary and depend on the organs. Affects lungs, skin and brain typcially. but in some cases no symptoms are seen
Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dr. Glynis Ablon
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