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Nocardia Brain Abscess In A Patient With Advanced HIV-AIDS: Case Report

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Usman M, Mansoor VB, Akhtar N, Muhammad Arqam Miraj. Nocardia Brain Abscess In A Patient With Advanced HIV-AIDS: Case Report. JRMC [Internet]. 2023 Sep. 26 [cited 2024 Jun. 25];27(3). Available from:


Nocardia is a gram-positive bacterium that causes localised and disseminated infections. A rare case of Nocardia infection in an immunocompromised individual is presented. Nocardiosis should be kept in mind as a diagnosis in immunocompromised patients with a solitary space occupying lesion in the brain.


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