What is NTM ?

NTM Info & Research has a good summary of NTM under the Patients heading in their web site

Have a look at the “NTM Facts” web site to get a broad overview of NTM

There is an excellent “UTube version” of NTM and explanation of NTM Info & Research. It is worth watching

 

You will find another good summary of what defines a “Mycobacterium Avium Complex” (MAC) infection, how it is diagnosed and treated

There is also an interesting explanation of the history of  “MAC”, that may be of interest to you.

NTM can also affect Children. The most common manifestation of NTM in children is called “Lymphadenitis”