Mycobacterium szulgai

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Mycobacterium szulgai
Scientific classification edit
Domain: Bacteria
Phylum: Actinomycetota
Class: Actinomycetia
Order: Mycobacteriales
Family: Mycobacteriaceae
Genus: Mycobacterium
M. szulgai
Binomial name
Mycobacterium szulgai
Marks et al. 1972 (Approved Lists 1980)

Mycobacterium szulgai is a species of Mycobacterium. It is a scotochromogen and is currently ungrouped. It is known to cause skin infections.[1]

a) Swelling of feet b) skin ulcer


  1. Hizawa K, Nagata Y, Kudo T, Taniguchi M, Matsumoto T, Iida M (September 2009). "[A case of steroid-dependent ulcerative colitis complicated by skin infection of Mycobacterium szulgai]". Nippon Shokakibyo Gakkai Zasshi (in Japanese). 106 (9): 1359–63. PMID 19734708. Archived from the original on 2023-08-14. Retrieved 2023-03-01.{{cite journal}}: CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)

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