"Mycobacterium chelonae" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A species of gram-positive, aerobic bacteria commonly found in soil and occasionally isolated from sputum. It causes postoperative wound infections as well as gluteal abscesses.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Mycobacterium chelonae".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Mycobacterium chelonae".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Mycobacterium chelonae" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Mycobacterium chelonae" was a major or minor topic of these publication.