Number of bacilli (Mycobacterium) in pulmonary cavity

Range 10^6 to 10^8 bacilli/cavity
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections, Gaby E. Pfyffer and Veronique Vincent, Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex, Mycobacterium leprae, and other slow-growing mycobacteria, p.19 right column bottom paragraphPubMed ID9634230
Entered by Uri M
ID 107509