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LP248294-3Bacterial carbapenem resistance blaIMP geneActive

Description

LP248294-3   Bacterial carbapenem resistance blaIMP gene
Plasmid-mediated IMP-type carbapenemases are currently known to have 17 varieties. Studies have revealed its establishment in Japan in the 1990s in enteric Gram-negative organisms, Pseudomonas species and Acinetobacter species. IMP genes usually co-exist with other resistance genes resulting in multi-drug resistance.
Studies have shown that a high percentage of patients with immunodeficiency and drug resistant nosocomial infections are infected with a VIM or IMP producing organism, particularly when the organism identified is pseudomonas aeruginosa. The two genes are often present together although they can also be present individually. Identifying the presence of these genes is important in monitoring drug resistance and determining the best antibiotic therapy methods.
[PMID: 27563634] [PMID: 28085553] Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Basic Part Properties

Name
Bacterial carbapenem resistance blaIMP gene
Type
Component
Created On
2017-02-21
Construct for LOINC Short Name
blaIMP

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zh-CNChinese (CHINA)
细菌碳青霉烯类耐药 blaIMP 基因
Synonyms: 细菌细菌碳青霉烯类(碳青霉烯类抗生素、碳青霉烯)耐药(抗性、耐性、耐药性、抗药、抗药性、耐受、耐药型) blaIMP 基因
nl-NLDutch (NETHERLANDS)
bacteriële carbapenemresistentie blaIMP-gen
Synonyms: bacterieel carbapenem resistentie blaIMP gen
it-ITItalian (ITALY)
Resistenza batterica ai carbapenemici, gene blaIMP
Synonyms: Gene blaIMP di resistenza batterica ai carbapenemi
es-ESSpanish (SPAIN)
gen bacteriano blaIMP resistente a carbapenem