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Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal:
doi: 10.1097/INF.0b013e31804b219f
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PALATIAL EROSION CAUSED BY MYCOBACTERIUM AVIUM COMPLEX IN A HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS INFECTED CHILD

Mistry, Bhadrish Jayantkumar FCPaed; Kala, Udai Keshav FCPaed

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Abstract

Oral manifestations of Mycobacterium Avium complex (MAC) are rare and have only been described in adults. Here we report a 10-year-old female with advanced human immunodeficiency virus infection, who presented with disseminated MAC and an erosive left palate defect.

© 2007 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.

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