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The hospital pointed to a piece of operating room equipment as the source of the infection, which was caused by a bacteria known as mycobacterium abscessus.
It was closed again Dec. 16 after testing found another strain of mycobacterium.
Tests found mycobacterium and the agency ordered the clinic to stop using water and to replace its water delivery system.
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Origin and Etymology of mycobacterium
First Known Use: 1909See Words from the same year
medical Definition of mycobacterium
mycobacterialplay \-ē-əl\ adjective
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