Ciprofloxacin-resistant Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi in a patient with osteomyelitis of the rib

G. Wilson, Narendra Prabhu, J. M. Easow, C. Mukhopadhyay

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Salmonella osteomyelitis of the rib is a rare clinical entity. In our case, a multidrug resistant Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi was isolated from an immuno-competent patient with osteomyelitis of the ribs, who was treated earlier with ciprofloxacin for typhoid fever. The patient was successfully treated for osteomyelitis with intravenous ceftriaxoae.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)667-669
Number of pages3
JournalMedical Journal of Malaysia
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 01-12-2005


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  • Medicine(all)

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