volume 24, issue 1, P57-60 2010
DOI: 10.1016/j.idc.2009.10.006
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Leon G. Smith

Abstract: Mycoplasma pneumoniae continues to be the most frequent cause of atypical pneumonia. Fortunately, the antibiotics listed in this article are generally very effective. Major skills are needed to detect M pneumoniae extrapulmonary diseases, which require a special heightened awareness and sensitivity. It is not known whether early therapy prevents dreaded complications.