Accession Number:

AD0785773

Title:

Treatment of 'Salmonella paratyphi a' Osteomyelitis with Trimethoprimsulphamethoxazole

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL MEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT NO 3 FPO NEW YORK 09527

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

There have been several reports of the use of trimethoprimsulphamethoxazole in typhoid and paratyphoid A fevers Akinkugbe et al., 1968 Farid et al., 1970 Kamat, 1970. Its successful use in the treatment of acute staphylococcal osteomyelitis is described by Craven et al. 1970. This paper describes, for the first time, the successful treatment of Salmonella paratyphi A osteomyelitis with this drug.

Subject Categories:

  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE