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Melioidosis

MedGen UID:
44346
Concept ID:
C0025229
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Melioidoses
SNOMED CT: Infection due to Burkholderia pseudomallei (428111003); Infection due to Whitmore's bacillus (428111003); Infection due to Pseudomonas pseudomallei (428111003); Melioidosis (428111003); Whitmore's disease (428111003); Infection due to Malleomyces pseudomallei (428111003)
 
Orphanet: ORPHA31202

Definition

A disease of humans and animals that resembles GLANDERS. It is caused by BURKHOLDERIA PSEUDOMALLEI and may range from a dormant infection to a condition that causes multiple abscesses, pneumonia, and bacteremia. [from MeSH]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews
  • CROGMelioidosis

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Liu X, Foo G, Lim WP, Ravikumar S, Sim SH, Win MS, Goh JG, Lim JH, Ng YH, Fisher D, Khoo CM, Tan G, Chai LY
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Apr;8(4):e2795. Epub 2014 Apr 24 doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002795. PMID: 24762472Free PMC Article
Sarovich DS, Ward L, Price EP, Mayo M, Pitman MC, Baird RW, Currie BJ
J Clin Microbiol 2014 Feb;52(2):650-3. Epub 2013 Nov 27 doi: 10.1128/JCM.02239-13. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24478504Free PMC Article
Chetchotisakd P, Chierakul W, Chaowagul W, Anunnatsiri S, Phimda K, Mootsikapun P, Chaisuksant S, Pilaikul J, Thinkhamrop B, Phiphitaporn S, Susaengrat W, Toondee C, Wongrattanacheewin S, Wuthiekanun V, Chantratita N, Thaipadungpanit J, Day NP, Limmathurotsakul D, Peacock SJ
Lancet 2014 Mar 1;383(9919):807-14. Epub 2013 Nov 25 doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61951-0. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24284287Free PMC Article
Gopalakrishnan R, Sureshkumar D, Thirunarayan MA, Ramasubramanian V
J Assoc Physicians India 2013 Sep;61(9):612-4. PMID: 24772696
Deuble M, Aquilina C, Norton R
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2013 Sep;89(3):535-9. Epub 2013 Jul 8 doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.12-0559. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23836574Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Hassan MR, Vijayalakshmi N, Pani SP, Peng NP, Mehenderkar R, Voralu K, Michael E
Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 2014 May;45(3):680-8. PMID: 24974653
Houghton RL, Reed DE, Hubbard MA, Dillon MJ, Chen H, Currie BJ, Mayo M, Sarovich DS, Theobald V, Limmathurotsakul D, Wongsuvan G, Chantratita N, Peacock SJ, Hoffmaster AR, Duval B, Brett PJ, Burtnick MN, Aucoin DP
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Mar;8(3):e2727. Epub 2014 Mar 20 doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002727. PMID: 24651568Free PMC Article
Gopalakrishnan R, Sureshkumar D, Thirunarayan MA, Ramasubramanian V
J Assoc Physicians India 2013 Sep;61(9):612-4. PMID: 24772696
Morosini MI, Quereda C, Gil H, Anda P, Núñez-Murga M, Cantón R, López-Vélez R
Emerg Infect Dis 2013 Oct;19(10):1656-9. doi: 10.3201/eid1910.121785. PMID: 24047798Free PMC Article
Deuble M, Aquilina C, Norton R
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2013 Sep;89(3):535-9. Epub 2013 Jul 8 doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.12-0559. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23836574Free PMC Article

Therapy

Liu X, Foo G, Lim WP, Ravikumar S, Sim SH, Win MS, Goh JG, Lim JH, Ng YH, Fisher D, Khoo CM, Tan G, Chai LY
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Apr;8(4):e2795. Epub 2014 Apr 24 doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002795. PMID: 24762472Free PMC Article
Chetchotisakd P, Chierakul W, Chaowagul W, Anunnatsiri S, Phimda K, Mootsikapun P, Chaisuksant S, Pilaikul J, Thinkhamrop B, Phiphitaporn S, Susaengrat W, Toondee C, Wongrattanacheewin S, Wuthiekanun V, Chantratita N, Thaipadungpanit J, Day NP, Limmathurotsakul D, Peacock SJ
Lancet 2014 Mar 1;383(9919):807-14. Epub 2013 Nov 25 doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61951-0. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24284287Free PMC Article
Gopalakrishnan R, Sureshkumar D, Thirunarayan MA, Ramasubramanian V
J Assoc Physicians India 2013 Sep;61(9):612-4. PMID: 24772696
Morosini MI, Quereda C, Gil H, Anda P, Núñez-Murga M, Cantón R, López-Vélez R
Emerg Infect Dis 2013 Oct;19(10):1656-9. doi: 10.3201/eid1910.121785. PMID: 24047798Free PMC Article
Hill AA, Mayo M, Kaestli M, Price EP, Richardson LJ, Godoy D, Spratt BG, Currie BJ
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2013 Aug;89(2):365-6. Epub 2013 Jun 3 doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.12-0744. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23732257Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Liu X, Foo G, Lim WP, Ravikumar S, Sim SH, Win MS, Goh JG, Lim JH, Ng YH, Fisher D, Khoo CM, Tan G, Chai LY
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Apr;8(4):e2795. Epub 2014 Apr 24 doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002795. PMID: 24762472Free PMC Article
Sarovich DS, Ward L, Price EP, Mayo M, Pitman MC, Baird RW, Currie BJ
J Clin Microbiol 2014 Feb;52(2):650-3. Epub 2013 Nov 27 doi: 10.1128/JCM.02239-13. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24478504Free PMC Article
Chantratita N, Tandhavanant S, Myers ND, Chierakul W, Wuthiekanun V, Mahavanakul W, Limmathurotsakul D, Peacock SJ, West TE
PLoS One 2014;9(1):e83285. Epub 2014 Jan 2 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0083285. PMID: 24392083Free PMC Article
Chetchotisakd P, Chierakul W, Chaowagul W, Anunnatsiri S, Phimda K, Mootsikapun P, Chaisuksant S, Pilaikul J, Thinkhamrop B, Phiphitaporn S, Susaengrat W, Toondee C, Wongrattanacheewin S, Wuthiekanun V, Chantratita N, Thaipadungpanit J, Day NP, Limmathurotsakul D, Peacock SJ
Lancet 2014 Mar 1;383(9919):807-14. Epub 2013 Nov 25 doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61951-0. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24284287Free PMC Article
Mu JJ, Cheng PY, Chen YS, Chen PS, Chen YL
Epidemiol Infect 2014 Feb;142(2):415-23. Epub 2013 May 29 doi: 10.1017/S0950268813001271. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23714119

Clinical prediction guides

Chantratita N, Tandhavanant S, Myers ND, Chierakul W, Robertson JD, Mahavanakul W, Singhasivanon P, Emond MJ, Peacock SJ, West TE
Genes Immun 2014 Mar;15(2):63-71. Epub 2013 Nov 28 doi: 10.1038/gene.2013.60. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24285178Free PMC Article
Kager LM, Weehuizen TA, Wiersinga WJ, Roelofs JJ, Meijers JC, Dondorp AM, van 't Veer C, van der Poll T
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2013 Oct 15;188(8):967-75. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201307-1344OC. PMID: 23992406
Maude RR, Vatcharapreechasakul T, Ariyaprasert P, Maude RJ, Hongsuwan M, Yuentrakul P, Limmathurotsakul D, Koh GC, Chaowagul W, Day NP, Peacock SJ
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2012 Oct;106(10):629-31. Epub 2012 Jul 7 doi: 10.1016/j.trstmh.2012.05.007. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22770892Free PMC Article
Vidyalakshmi K, Lipika S, Vishal S, Damodar S, Chakrapani M
Int J Infect Dis 2012 Jul;16(7):e491-7. Epub 2012 Apr 16 doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2012.02.012. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22512851
Morris J, Williams N, Rush C, Govan B, Sangla K, Norton R, Ketheesan N
Infect Immun 2012 Jun;80(6):2089-99. Epub 2012 Apr 2 doi: 10.1128/IAI.00212-12. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22473609Free PMC Article

Recent systematic reviews

Lipsitz R, Garges S, Aurigemma R, Baccam P, Blaney DD, Cheng AC, Currie BJ, Dance D, Gee JE, Larsen J, Limmathurotsakul D, Morrow MG, Norton R, O'Mara E, Peacock SJ, Pesik N, Rogers LP, Schweizer HP, Steinmetz I, Tan G, Tan P, Wiersinga WJ, Wuthiekanun V, Smith TL
Emerg Infect Dis 2012 Dec;18(12):e2. doi: 10.3201/eid1812.120638. PMID: 23171644Free PMC Article
Maude RR, Maude RJ, Ghose A, Amin MR, Islam MB, Ali M, Bari MS, Majumder MI, Wuthiekanan V, Dondorp AM, Bailey RL, Day NP, Faiz MA
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2012 Sep;106(9):576-8. Epub 2012 Jul 15 doi: 10.1016/j.trstmh.2012.06.003. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22795754Free PMC Article
Thatrimontrichai A, Maneenil G
Pediatr Infect Dis J 2012 Nov;31(11):1195-7. doi: 10.1097/INF.0b013e318265ac62. PMID: 22739573
Peacock SJ, Limmathurotsakul D, Lubell Y, Koh GC, White LJ, Day NP, Titball RW
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2012 Jan;6(1):e1488. Epub 2012 Jan 31 doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001488. PMID: 22303489Free PMC Article
Cheng AC
Curr Opin Infect Dis 2010 Dec;23(6):554-9. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0b013e32833fb88c. PMID: 20847695

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