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    September 2019
  1. GREENBERG R
    Commentary re: "Efficacy of a 14-day course of amoxicillin for patients with erythema migrans" by Wormser et al. DMID Jan 2019.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;95:104.
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    August 2019
  2. TERADA S, Harada T, Yokota M, Tsuchiya T, et al
    First isolation and characterization of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium harboring vanD5 gene cluster recovered from a 79-year-old female inpatient in Japan.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Aug 10:114883.
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  3. TRACZEWSKI M, Oh J, Cassino C, Schuch R, et al
    In vitro activity of Exebacase (CF-301) against clinical Staphylococcus aureus surveillance isolates from the United States, Europe, and Latin America, 2015-2017.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Aug 1:114879.
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    July 2019
  4. AMRUD K, Slinger R, Sant N, Ramotar K, et al
    A comparison of the Quidel Solana GAS assay, the Luminex Aries Group A Strep assay and the Focus Diagnostics Simplexa Group A Strep Direct assay for detection of Group A Streptococcus in throat swab specimens.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Jul 26:114866.
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  5. EMILIOV T, Rodriguez-Avial I, Lopez-Diaz MDC, Culebras E, et al
    Comparative evaluation of plazomicin MICs obtained using agar dilution versus broth microdilution methods and impact of inoculum size against ESBL-producing Escherichia coli, carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and methicillin-resistant Stap
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Jul 18:114867.
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  6. HACIOGLU M, Haciosmanoglu E, Birteksoz-Tan AS, Bozkurt-Guzel C, et al
    Effects of ceragenins and conventional antimicrobials on Candida albicans and Staphylococcus aureus mono and multispecies biofilms.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Jul 11:114863.
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  7. LEWIS RE, Wurster S, Beyda ND, Albert ND, et al
    Comparative in vitro pharmacodynamic analysis of isavuconazole, voriconazole, and posaconazole against clinical isolates of aspergillosis, mucormycosis, fusariosis, and phaeohyphomycosis.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Jul 5:114861.
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    June 2019
  8. WAGNER K, Preiswerk B, Keller PM, Schulthess B, et al
    Defining threshold values in microscopic examination and qPCR for optimal performance of line probe assays for resistance detection in Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Jun 11. pii: S0732-8893(19)30189.
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  9. MEIRELES LM, de Araujo ML, Endringer DC, Fronza M, et al
    Change in the clinical antifungal sensitivity profile of Aspergillus flavus induced by azole and a benzimidazole fungicide exposure.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Jun 2. pii: S0732-8893(18)30458.
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  10. FARNAES L, Wilke J, Ryan Loker K, Bradley JS, et al
    Community-acquired pneumonia in children: cell-free plasma sequencing for diagnosis and management.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:188-191.
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  11. WORMSER GP, Brady KC, Cho MS, Scavarda CA, et al
    Efficacy of a 14-day course of amoxicillin for patients with erythema migrans.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:192-194.
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  12. STARR KF, Robinson DC, Hazen KC
    Performance of the Accelerate Diagnostics Pheno(TM) system with resin-containing BacT/ALERT(R) Plus blood culture bottles.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:122-128.
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  13. LAGACE-WIENS PRS, Abbott AA, Karlowsky JA
    CHROMagar orientation urine culture medium produces matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time-of-flight mass spectrometry spectra misidentified as Mycoplasma arginini and Mycoplasma alkalescens.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:113-115.
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  14. PARK SY, Yu SN, Lee EJ, Kim T, et al
    Monomicrobial gram-negative necrotizing fasciitis: An uncommon but fatal syndrome.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:183-187.
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  15. HOGAN CA, Watz N, Budvytiene I, Banaei N, et al
    Rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing by VITEK(R)2 directly from blood cultures in patients with Gram-negative rod bacteremia.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:116-121.
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  16. ASHRAF Z, Rahmati E, Bender JM, Nanda N, et al
    GDH and toxin immunoassay for the diagnosis of Clostridioides (Clostridium) difficile infection is not a 'one size fit all' screening test.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:109-112.
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  17. MENDE K, Stewart L, Shaikh F, Bradley W, et al
    Microbiology of combat-related extremity wounds: Trauma Infectious Disease Outcomes Study.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:173-179.
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  18. JANDA JM
    Proposed nomenclature or classification changes for bacteria of medical importance: Taxonomic Update 4.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:205-208.
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  19. HUANG L, Chen X, Xu H, Sun L, et al
    Clinical features, identification, antimicrobial resistance patterns of Nocardia species in China: 2009-2017.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:165-172.
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  20. ROSSATO L, Loreto ES, Venturini TP, Azevedo MI, et al
    In vitro evaluation of antifungal combination against Cryptococcus neoformans.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:155-156.
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  21. NIGROVIC LE, Lipsett SC, Molins CR, Wormser GP, et al
    Higher C6 enzyme immunoassay index values correlate with a diagnosis of noncutaneous Lyme disease.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:160-164.
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  22. WALKTY A, Karlowsky JA, Baxter MR, Adam HJ, et al
    Frequency of 16S ribosomal RNA methyltransferase detection among Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae clinical isolates obtained from patients in Canadian hospitals (CANWARD, 2013-2017).
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:199-201.
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  23. DURAN-BEDOLLA J, Bocanegra-Ibarias P, Silva-Sanchez J, Garza-Gonzalez E, et al
    Genetic characterization of multiple NDM-1-producing clinical isolates in Mexico.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:195-198.
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    May 2019
  24. KO JH, Jung DS, Lee JY, Kim HA, et al
    Poor prognosis of Candida tropicalis among non-albicans candidemia: a retrospective multicenter cohort study, Korea.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 May 31. pii: S0732-8893(19)30254.
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  25. ZHANG H, Tan J, Kontoyiannis DP, Zhou Y, et al
    Screening the in vitro susceptibility of posaconazole in clinical isolates of Candida spp. and Aspergillus spp. and analyzing the sequence of ERG11 or CYP51A in non-wild-type isolates from China.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 May 8. pii: S0732-8893(18)30824.
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  26. GILL CM, Kenney RM, Hencken L, Mlynarek ME, et al
    T2 Candida versus beta-D-glucan to facilitate antifungal discontinuation in the intensive care unit.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 May 7. pii: S0732-8893(19)30213.
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  27. GURTLER N, Denz A, Egli A, Widmer AF, et al
    Influence of a resin-based blood culture medium on the time to clearance of methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection - A retrospective cohort study.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 May 2. pii: S0732-8893(19)30083.
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  28. RAHIM GR, Gupta N
    Elizabethkingia miricola: Discrepancies in identification and antimicrobial susceptibilities.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:104.
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  29. CASTANHEIRA M, Davis AP, Serio AW, Krause KM, et al
    In vitro activity of Plazomicin against Enterobacteriaceae isolates carrying genes encoding aminoglycoside-modifying enzymes most common in US Census divisions.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:73-77.
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  30. JUNG Y, Lee SS, Song W, Kim HS, et al
    In vitro activity of flomoxef against extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae in Korea.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:88-92.
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  31. KIM SH, Huh K, Cho SY, Kang CI, et al
    Factors associated with the recurrence of acute pyelonephritis caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli: the importance of infectious disease consultation.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:55-59.
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  32. CARVALHAES CG, Castanheira M, Sader HS, Flamm RK, et al
    Antimicrobial activity of ceftolozane-tazobactam tested against gram-negative contemporary (2015-2017) isolates from hospitalized patients with pneumonia in US medical centers.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:93-102.
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  33. ALVES PH, Boff RT, Barth AL, Martins AF, et al
    Synergy of polymyxin B, tigecycline and meropenem against carbapenem-resistant Enterobacter cloacae complex isolates.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:81-85.
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  34. GONEAU LW, Mazzulli A, Trimi X, Cabrera A, et al
    Evaluating the preservation and isolation of stool pathogens using the COPAN FecalSwab Transport System and Walk-Away Specimen Processor.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:15-21.
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  35. LEE YM, Cho OH, Park SY, Moon C, et al
    Factors associated with sequelae after treatment of hematogenous pyogenic vertebral osteomyelitis.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:66-72.
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  36. KIM SY, Jhun BW, Moon SM, Jeon K, et al
    Genetic mutations in linezolid-resistant Mycobacterium avium complex and Mycobacterium abscessus clinical isolates.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:38-40.
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  37. PILECKY M, Schildberger A, Orth-Holler D, Weber V, et al
    Pathogen enrichment from human whole blood for the diagnosis of bloodstream infection: Prospects and limitations.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:7-14.
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  38. LIM YK, Kweon OJ, Kim HR, Kim TH, et al
    Impact of bacterial and viral coinfection in community-acquired pneumonia in adults.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;94:50-54.
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    April 2019
  39. PINI P, Colombari B, Marchi E, Castagnoli A, et al
    Corrigendum to "Performance of Candida albicans germ tube antibodies (CAGTA) and its association with (1-->3)-beta-D-glucan (BDG) for diagnosis of invasive candidiasis (IC)" [Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2019;93(1):39-43].
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Apr 23. pii: S0732-8893(19)30330.
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  40. MORIO F, Poirier P, Le Govic Y, Laude A, et al
    Assessment of the first commercial multiplex PCR kit (ParaGENIE Crypto-Micro Real-Time PCR) for the detection of Cryptosporidium spp., Enterocytozoon bieneusi, and Encephalitozoon intestinalis from fecal samples.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Apr 15. pii: S0732-8893(19)30190.
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  41. LI X, Wang X, Wu Y, Sun S, et al
    Plasma and cerebrospinal fluid population pharmacokinetic modeling and simulation of meropenem after intravenous and intrathecal administration in postoperative neurosurgical patients.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;93:386-392.
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  42. LIU Y, Zhang H, Zhang X, Jiang N, et al
    Characterization of an NDM-19-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae strain harboring 2 resistance plasmids from China.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;93:355-361.
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  43. WAGNER K, Springer B, Pires VP, Keller PM, et al
    High-throughput screening of bacterial pathogens in clinical specimens using 16S rDNA qPCR and fragment analysis.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;93:287-292.
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  44. PHE K, Bowers DR, Babic JT, Tam VH, et al
    Outcomes of empiric aminoglycoside monotherapy for Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;93:346-348.
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  45. MAY K, Marchand-Austin A, Peci A, Jamieson FB, et al
    A method for improved fluorescent staining for acid fast smear microscopy by incorporating an acetone rinse step.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;93:329-333.
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  46. LINDBLOM A, Kk S, Muller V, Oz R, et al
    Interspecies plasmid transfer appears rare in sequential infections with extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Enterobacteriaceae.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;93:380-385.
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  47. ZHAO L, Liu A, Li R, Zhao S, et al
    Multiplex TaqMan real-time PCR platform for detection of Neisseria gonorrhoeae with decreased susceptibility to ceftriaxone.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;93:299-304.
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    March 2019
  48. BEN-ZVI H, Drozdinsky G, Kushnir S, Avni T, et al
    Corrigendum to "Influence of GeneXpert MRSA/SA test implementation on clinical outcomes of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia - A before-after retrospective study" [Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2019;93(2):120-124].
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Mar 8. pii: S0732-8893(19)30132.
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  49. SHOMALI W, Hachem R, Chaftari AM, Bahu R, et al
    Corrigendum to "Can procalcitonin differentiate Staphylococcus aureus from coagulase-negative staphylococci in clustered gram-positive bacteremia?" [Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2019;76(2):158-161].
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Mar 6. pii: S0732-8893(19)30129.
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  50. KHOURY N, Amit S, Geffen Y, Adler A, et al
    Clinical utility of pan-microbial PCR assays in the routine diagnosis of infectious diseases.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;93:232-237.
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  51. SENCHYNA F, Gaur RL, Sandlund J, Truong C, et al
    Diversity of resistance mechanisms in carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae at a health care system in Northern California, from 2013 to 2016.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;93:250-257.
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  52. BECKMAN M, Washam MC, DeBurger B, Haslam DB, et al
    Reliability of the Verigene system for the identification for Gram-positive Bacteria and detection of antimicrobial resistance markers from children with bacteremia.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019;93:191-195.
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    February 2019
  53. ASHOKAN A, Papanicolas LE, Leong LEX, Theodossi M, et al
    Case report: Identification of intra-laboratory blood culture contamination with Staphylococcus aureus by whole genome sequencing.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Feb 23. pii: S0732-8893(19)30069.
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  54. KOLIA-DIAFOUKA P, Carrere-Kremer S, Lounnas M, Bourdin A, et al
    Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in paucibacillary sputum: performances of the Xpert MTB/RIF ultra compared to the Xpert MTB/RIF, and IS6110 PCR.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Feb 21. pii: S0732-8893(18)30545.
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  55. FERREIRA RBR, Ferreira MCS, Glatthardt T, Silverio MP, et al
    Osmotic stress induces biofilm production by Staphylococcus epidermidis isolates from neonates.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Feb 20. pii: S0732-8893(18)30577.
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  56. PANG Y, Jing W, Lu J, Zong Z, et al
    No in vitro synergistic effect of bedaquiline combined with fluoroquinolones, linezolid, and clofazimine against extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Feb 19. pii: S0732-8893(19)30178.
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    January 2019
  57. MAGLEBY R, Bemis DA, Kim D, Carroll KC, et al
    First reported human isolation of Staphylococcus delphini.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Jan 26. pii: S0732-8893(18)30400.
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    December 2018
  58. HAVLICEK J, Dachsel B, Slickers P, Andres S, et al
    Rapid microarray-based assay for detection of pyrazinamide resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Dec 30. pii: S0732-8893(18)30811.
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  59. FAY K, Almendares O, Robinson-Dunn B, Schrag S, et al
    Antenatal and intrapartum nucleic acid amplification test use for group B Streptococcus screening-United States, 2016.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Dec 11. pii: S0732-8893(18)30529.
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  60. ZHENG S, Soh JXJ, Shafi H
    Quadruple valve infective endocarditis presenting with suspected Austrian syndrome: a case report and a case series of quadruple valve infective endocarditis.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Dec 4. pii: S0732-8893(18)30688.
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  61. WU X, Qin X, Huang J, Wang F, et al
    Determining the in vitro susceptibility of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from 8 cities in Guangdong Province through an improved microdilution method.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:325-331.
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    November 2018
  62. TAKADAMA S, Nakaminami H, Takii T, Noguchi N, et al
    Identification and detection of USA300 methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clones with a partial deletion in the ccrB2 gene on the type IV SCCmec element.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Nov 24. pii: S0732-8893(18)30317.
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  63. HALAVAARA M, Nevalainen A, Martelius T, Kuusela P, et al
    Impact of short-incubation MALDI-TOF MS on empiric antibiotic therapy in bloodstream infections caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Enterococcus spp. and AmpC-producing Enterobacteriaceae.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Nov 22. pii: S0732-8893(18)30335.
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  64. KNAACK D, Idelevich EA, Schleimer N, Molinaro S, et al
    Bactericidal activity of bacteriophage endolysin HY-133 against Staphylococcus aureus in comparison to other antibiotics as determined by minimum bactericidal concentrations and time-kill analysis.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Nov 20. pii: S0732-8893(18)30632.
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  65. DAUM LT, Konstantynovska OS, Solodiankin OS, Poteiko PI, et al
    Characterization of novel Mycobacterium tuberculosis pncA gene mutations in clinical isolates from the Ukraine.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Nov 10. pii: S0732-8893(18)30585.
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  66. GWYN S, Mkocha H, Randall JM, Kasubi M, et al
    Optimization of a rapid test for antibodies to the Chlamydia trachomatis antigen Pgp3.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Nov 10. pii: S0732-8893(18)30600.
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  67. WEI S, Wu T, Wu Y, Ming D, et al
    Diagnostic accuracy of Candida albicans germ tube antibody for invasive candidiasis: systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Nov 6. pii: S0732-8893(18)30580.
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  68. DONDERS GGG, Grinceviciene S, Bellen G, Ruban K, et al
    Is multiple-site colonization with Candida spp. related to inadequate response to individualized fluconazole maintenance therapy in women with recurrent Candida vulvovaginitis?
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:226-229.
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  69. DAWSON LP, Hare J, Duffy SJ
    Myopericarditis with preserved left ventricular function secondary to Neisseria meningitidis.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:241-244.
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  70. CAMPIGOTTO A, Goneau L, Matukas LM
    Direct identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing of microorganisms from positive blood cultures following isolation by lysis-centrifugation.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:189-193.
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  71. KULENGOWSKI B, Rutter WC, Campion JJ, Lee GC, et al
    Effect of increasing meropenem MIC on the killing activity of meropenem in combination with amikacin or polymyxin B against MBL- and KPC-producing Enterobacter cloacae.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:262-266.
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  72. PAPADIMITRIOU-OLIVGERIS M, Bartzavali C, Spyropoulou A, Lambropoulou A, et al
    Molecular epidemiology and risk factors for colistin- or tigecycline-resistant carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae bloodstream infection in critically ill patients during a 7-year period.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:235-240.
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    October 2018
  73. BALADA-LLASAT JM, Rosenthal N, Hasbun R, Zimmer L, et al
    Cost of managing meningitis and encephalitis among infants and children in the United States.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 27. pii: S0732-8893(18)30548.
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  74. OUATTARA M, Whaley MJ, Jenkins LT, Schwartz SB, et al
    Triplex real-time PCR assay for the detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Neisseria meningitidis and Haemophilus influenzae directly from clinical specimens without extraction of DNA.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 16. pii: S0732-8893(18)30482.
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  75. DUNCAN LR, Flamm RK, Sader HS, Mendes RE, et al
    In vitro activity of telavancin against Staphylococcus aureus causing pneumonia or skin and skin structure infections with concomitant bloodstream infections in United States hospitals (2012-2016).
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 2. pii: S0732-8893(18)30420.
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  76. NAVARRO-RODRIGUEZ P, Guevara-Suarez M, Paredes K, Celis A, et al
    Lack of correlation of ECV and outcome in an in vivo murine model of systemic fusariosis.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:124-126.
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  77. HONNAVAR P, Ghosh AK, Paul S, Shankarnarayan SA, et al
    Identification of Malassezia species by MALDI-TOF MS after expansion of database.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:118-123.
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  78. DUMKOW LE, Axford KL, Suda KJ, Draper HM, et al
    Impact of a stewardship-focused culture follow-up initiative on the treatment of pharyngitis in the emergency department and urgent care settings.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:136-142.
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  79. DANIEL-WAYMAN S, Fahle G, Palmore T, Green KY, et al
    Norovirus, astrovirus, and sapovirus among immunocompromised patients at a tertiary care research hospital.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:143-146.
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  80. GOND DP, Singh S, Agrawal NK
    Norepinephrine augmented in vitro growth of uropathogenic E. coli in Type 2 diabetes mellitus and its suppression by silodosin (alpha blocker).
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:85-89.
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    September 2018
  81. SCHMIDT-MALAN SM, Brinkman CL, Greenwood-Quaintance KE, Karau MJ, et al
    Activity of fixed direct electrical current in experimental Staphylococcus aureus foreign-body osteomyelitis.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 17. pii: S0732-8893(18)30357.
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  82. SARAVOLATZ LD, Pawlak J
    VISA-Daptomycin non-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus frequently demonstrate non-susceptibility to Telavancin.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 17. pii: S0732-8893(18)30342.
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  83. CRASS RL, Powell KL, Huang AM
    Daptomycin for the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus infections complicated by septic pulmonary emboli.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 14. pii: S0732-8893(18)30346.
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  84. HISCHEBETH GT, Randau TM, Ploeger MM, Friedrich MJ, et al
    Staphylococcus aureus versus Staphylococcus epidermidis in periprosthetic joint infection-Outcome analysis of methicillin-resistant versus methicillin-susceptible strains.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 1. pii: S0732-8893(18)30309.
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  85. STYLIANAKIS A, Schinas G, Thomaidis PC, Papaparaskevas J, et al
    Combination of conventional culture, vial culture, and broad-range PCR of sonication fluid for the diagnosis of prosthetic joint infection.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:13-18.
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  86. GIRLICH D, Bernabeu S, Fortineau N, Dortet L, et al
    Evaluation of the CRE and ESBL ELITe MGB(R) kits for the accurate detection of carbapenemase- or CTX-M-producing bacteria.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:1-7.
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  87. FINKLEA JD, Hollaway R, Lowe K, Lee F, et al
    Ceftolozane/tazobactam sensitivity patterns in Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates recovered from sputum of cystic fibrosis patients.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:75-77.
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  88. FATTAHI S, Nikbakhsh N, Taheri H, Ghadami E, et al
    Prevalence of multiple infections and the risk of gastric adenocarcinoma development at earlier age.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;92:62-68.
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    November 2017
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    Failure of daptomycin beta-Lactam combination therapy to prevent resistance emergence in Enterococcus faecium.
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  179. WOLFF BJ, Morrison SS, Winchell JM
    Development of a multiplex TaqMan real-time PCR assay for the detection of Chlamydia psittaci and Chlamydia pneumoniae in human clinical specimens.
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    Underdiagnosis of Chlamydia trachomatis and Chlamydia psittaci revealed by introduction of respiratory multiplex PCR assay with Chlamydiaceae family primers.
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    Evaluation of LoopampMTBC detection kit for diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis at a peripheral laboratory in a high burden setting.
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  182. VIMBERG V, Cavanagh JP, Benada O, Kofronova O, et al
    Teicoplanin resistance in Staphylococcus haemolyticus is associated with mutations in histidine kinases VraS and WalK.
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  183. BERKOW EL, Lockhart SR
    Activity of CD101, a long-acting echinocandin, against clinical isolates of Candida auris.
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    October 2017
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    Comparison of the Cepheid GeneXpert CT/NG assay to the Hologic Aptima Combo2 assay for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in self-collected rectal swabs.
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    Chromogenic detection procedure for the multidrug-resistant, neonatal sepsis-associated clone Staphylococcus capitis NRCS-A.
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    Activity of omadacycline tested against Streptococcus pneumoniae from a global surveillance program (2014).
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    Duration of Group A Streptococcus PCR positivity following antibiotic treatment of pharyngitis.
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    Evaluation of the efficacy of a posaconazole and anidulafungin combination in a murine model of pulmonary aspergillosis due to infection with Aspergillus fumigatus.
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    Impact of a pharmacist-driven care package on Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia management in a large community healthcare network: A propensity score-matched, quasi-experimental study.
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    Risk factors and outcomes of candidemia caused by Candida parapsilosis complex in a medical center in northern Taiwan.
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    September 2017
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    Dalbavancin is active in vitro against biofilms formed by dalbavancin-susceptible enterococci.
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  192. RUPPEN C, Notter J, Strahm C, Sonderegger B, et al
    Osteoarticular and skin and soft-tissue infections caused by Streptococcus agalactiae in elderly patients are frequently associated with bacteremia.
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    August 2017
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    Laboratory evaluation of the Anyplex II MTB/MDR and MTB/XDR tests based on multiplex real-time PCR and melting-temperature analysis to identify Mycobacterium tuberculosis and drug resistance.
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    Two-tier approach combining molecular and culture-based techniques for optimized detection of vancomycin-resistant enterococci.
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  195. BUTZLER MA, Reed JL, McFall SM
    A simple and rapid DNA extraction method for Chlamydia trachomatis detection from urogenital swabs.
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    Patient ethnicity and causative species determine the manifestations of anti-interferon-gamma autoantibody-associated nontuberculous mycobacterial disease: a review.
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    High level of beta-(1,3)-d-glucan antigenaemia in cystic fibrosis in the absence of invasive fungal disease.
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    Diversity of plasmids harboring blaCMY-2 in multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli isolated from poultry in Brazil.
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    Synergistic activity of ceftazidime-avibactam and aztreonam against serine and metallo-beta-lactamase-producing gram-negative pathogens.
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  200. TANG G, Yin W, Liu W
    Is frozen fecal microbiota transplantation as effective as fresh fecal microbiota transplantation in patients with recurrent or refractory Clostridium difficile infection: A meta-analysis?
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  201. CHEN A, Smith KP, Whitfield BA, Zucchi PC, et al
    Activity of minocycline against Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)-producing Enterobacteriaceae clinical isolates, with comparison to doxycycline and tigecycline.
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    Clinical, immunological and microbiological predictors of poor outcome in Clostridium difficile infection.
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    Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteraemia in patients with hematologic malignancies: risk factors, treatment and outcome.
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    July 2017
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    Case report of transient mcr-1-haboring Escherichia coli with concurrent Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in Long Beach, California.
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    Primary Helicobacter pylori resistance in elderly patients over 20 years: A Bulgarian study.
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    First report of NDM-1-producing clinical isolate of Leclercia adecarboxylata in Spain.
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    Multicenter evaluation of the RAPIDEC(R) CARBA NP test for rapid screening of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae and Gram-negative nonfermenters from clinical specimens.
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    June 2017
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    Urine concentrations of human beta-defensins and ribonuclease 7 in urinary tract infection and asymptomatic bacteriuria.
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