Dr. Getahun Abate MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Getahun Abate is an infectious disease specialist in Saint Louis, Missouri. He received his medical degree from Addis Ababa University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Abate accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease, General Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests: Mycobacterium tuberculosis, Infectious Disease Medicine, Microbial Sensitivity Tests, Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis, Mycobacterium bovis, Antitubercular Agents, T-Lymphocytes, CD4-Positive T-Lymphocytes, Drug Dose-Response Relationship

Education & Medical Training

St Mary's Health Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2007–2010

St Louis University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 2010–2012

Addis Ababa University Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 4 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 2 years in Infectious Disease

MO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Granzyme A Produced by ?(9)?(2) T Cells Induces Human Macrophages to Inhibit Growth of an Intracellular Pathogen.
Spencer, C. T.,Abate, G.,Sakala, I. G.,Xia, M.,Truscott, S. M.,Eickhoff, C. S.,Linn, R.,Blazevic, A.,Metkar, S. S.,Peng, G.,Froelich, C. J.,Hoft, D. F.

Fournier Gangrene from a Thirty-Two-Centimeter Rectosigmoid Foreign Body.
Abate, G., Shirin, M., Kandanati, V.

[Epidemiologic study on the effectiveness and safety of dihydroergocristine in impaired memory and behavioral functions in aged humans].
Abate, G., Angeleri, F., Bartorelli, L., Battistin, L., Bergamasco, B., Bertolini, S., Bulfoni, A., Capurso, A., Cazzato, G., Coccagna, G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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