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Antibiotic resistance profile of staphylococci from clinical sources recovered from infants.
Infants, children and the aged are among the groups most vulnerable to microbial infections more so when these microbial agents become resistant to antimicrobials. The antibiotic resistant profile ofExpand
Bacterial contamination of blood and blood components in a tertiary hospital setting in Nigeria
Active screening of blood donors has practically eliminated viral pathogens during provision of transfusion services; however, transfusion-associated bacterial sepsis remains an important health-careExpand
Antimicrobial use and resistance in Nigeria: situation analysis and recommendations, 2017
Introduction : it is projected that by 2050, 40% of 10 million deaths from Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) will occur in Africa. Understanding the AMR situation in Nigeria will provide an excellentExpand
Antimicrobial resistance in Escherichia coli strains from urinary tract infections.
BACKGROUND An increase in resistance against many different drugs among urinary tract infection (UTI) E coli isolates has been observed in the last 2 decades. This study determined the trends ofExpand
Is malaria a predisposing factor for third molar pericoronitis in the tropics?
BACKGROUND Malaria is an important disease in the tropics, and its role as a predisposing factor or co morbidity has been investigated in many diseases including HIV infection and tuberculosis. ThereExpand
Prolonged febrile illness due to CTX-M-15 extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae infection in Nigeria
We report on an 8-year-old patient with septicaemia unresponsive to therapy for five weeks. Undetected, extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL) production by the infecting Klebsiella strain was regardedExpand
Case Report: Strongyloides stercoralis coinfection in a Nigerian with HIV.
Background: Strongyloides stercoralis is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in many areas of the world where human contact with fecalcontaminated soil or water is common. The nematode isExpand
Correlations between the levels of elements in the blood and some physiological / biochemical parameters in female roadside workers in Ile-Ife, Nigeria
This work determined the levels of As, Cd, Cu, Hg, Pb, Se and Zn in the blood of sixty-two Nigerian women roadside workers in Ile-Ife using Inductively-Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry and DirectExpand