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ID DOID:2755
Name Mycobacterium avium complex disease
Definition A primary bacterial infectious disease that results_in infection, has_material_basis_in Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC), which is transmitted_by inhalation or transmitted_by ingestion of via the respiratory or gastrointestinal tract respectively. The bacteria cause disseminated infection in HIV infected people, while pulmonary disease in immunocompetent persons.
http://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/InSite?page=md-agl-mac, http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dbmd/diseaseinfo/mycobacteriumavium_t.htm
Xrefs

GARD:7123

MESH:D015270

NCI:C36197

SNOMEDCT_US_2020_09_01:14009004

UMLS_CUI:C0026916

Subsets

gram-positive_bacterial_infectious_disease

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Synonyms

Infection due to Mycobacterium intracellulare [EXACT]

MAC disease [EXACT]

Mycobacterium avium Complex [EXACT]

Mycobacterium Avium Infection [EXACT]

Parent Relationships

is_a primary bacterial infectious disease

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