Antimicrobial Susceptibility, Nocardia/Aerobic Actinomycetes, MIC

The Antimicrobial Susceptibility, Nocardia/Aerobic Actinomycetes, MIC test contains 1 test with 15 biomarkers.

Rapidly growing mycobacteria and Nocardia/aerobic Actinomycetes can cause a variety of serious infections, particularly in immunocompromised patients. Resistance, toxicity, intolerance, and therapeutic failures may occur with traditional empiric treatment with drugs of choice. Antimicrobial susceptibility testing, especially with newer agents, may help to guide appropriate therapeutic choices.

The following is a list of what is included in the item above. Click the test(s) below to view what biomarkers are measured along with an explanation of what the biomarker is measuring.

Also known as: Antimicrobial Susceptibility NocardiaAerobic Actinomycetes MIC

Organism

Amikacin

Amoxicillin/Clavulanate

Ceftriaxone

Cefepime

Ciprofloxacin

Clarithromycin

Doxycycline

Imipenem

Linezolid

Minocycline

Moxifloxacin

Tigecycline

Tobramycin

Trimethoprim/