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Cases in Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases is a valuable tool for students preparing for both the National Board of Medical Examiners examination Parts 1 and 2 as well as during clinical infectious disease rotations. Advanced undergraduate students, other professional students, physicians in training at both the resident and fellow stage, and faculty members at all levels will find Cases a valuable resource.

Covers genitourinary & respiratory tract infections, skin & soft tissue infections, etc.

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“A uniquely practical text that presents the diagnostic, pathogenic, prevention, therapeutic and public health aspects of clinical microbiology in the context of case based presentations. An essential resource for training the clinical microbiologist, pathology resident and infectious disease fellow.”

David W. Craft PhD, Medical Director of Microbiology, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781555812072
  • Publisher: ASM Press
  • Publication date: 10/28/2002
  • Edition description: Revised Edition
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 440
  • Sales rank: 1,046,751
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.86 (d)

Table of Contents

Table of Normal Values
Introduction to the Third Edition
To the Student
A Primer on the Laboratory Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases 1
1 Genitourinary Tract Infections 27
2 Respiratory Tract Infections 55
3 Gastrointestinal Infections 143
4 Skin and Soft Tissue Infections 201
5 Central Nervous System Infections 241
6 Systemic Infections 299
7 Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases 353
Glossary 407
Index 432
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