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Clinical outcome after infection with Helicobacter pylori does not appear to be reliably predicted by the presence of any of the genes of the cag pathogenicity island
Background—The development of clinical disease after infection with Helicobacter pylori has been reported to be associated with expression of the cagA gene. Recently, it has been shown that cagA isExpand
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Characterization of Spiroplasma mirum (suckling mouse cataract agent) in a rabbit lens cell culture.
Spiroplasma mirum (suckling mouse cataract agent) was studied in an epithelial cell line AG-4676, derived from rabbit eye lens. Rabbit eye lens is a natural target tissue of S. mirum infection. TheExpand
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Effects of cefixime or co-amoxiclav treatment on nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae in children with acute otitis media.
A multicentre, open-label, randomized study was performed in 501 out-patients with acute otitis media, aged 6-36 months, to study the impact of treatment with either cefixime suspension 8 mg/kg/dayExpand
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Development of a real-time PCR for the identification of Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis.
This study describes a real-time PCR assay for the detection and identification of Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis. The assay is based on amplification of a fragment from the repeatExpand
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Asymmetric Periflexural Exanthem of Childhood: Microbiologic Case‐Control Study
Abstract: Our objective was to study possible etiologic factors of asymmetric periflexural exanthem of childhood (APEC) among a large panel of microbiologic agents not yet investigated. To do so, weExpand
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Evaluation of Moxalactam with the BD Phoenix System for Detection of Methicillin Resistance in Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci
ABSTRACT The performance of moxalactam with the BD Phoenix system for the detection of methicillin resistance in coagulase-negative staphylococci was evaluated by use of a collection of 186 strains.Expand
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[Clinical and bacteriological evaluation of cefmenoxime in the newborn infant].
Cefmenoxime (CMX) has been administered under parenteral injection to 39 neonates delivered at term, nearly always by monotherapy in an average dosage of 86.8 mg/kg/day. CMX has been used 31 times inExpand
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Asymmetric periflexural exanthem of childhood.
BACKGROUND We report an expanded series of patients with a distinctive childhood exanthem. OBJECTIVE Our goal was to describe a new clinical entity. METHODS This is a clinical study. Twenty-oneExpand
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Acute otitis media in children: A study of nasopharyngeal carriage of potential pathogens and therapeutic efficacy of cefixime and amoxicillin-clavulanate
SummaryWe conducted a large, multicenter, randomized, open-label study throughout France comparing the efficacy and safety of cefixime suspension (8 mg/kg/day, b. i. d., for 10 days) versusExpand
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[Campylobacter infections in children].
Campylobacter infections are essentially enteric infections frequently occurring before 15 years of age. The main species responsible for these infections is Campylobacter jejuni. The infection isExpand
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