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Choice of antibiotic for empirical therapy of acute cystitis in a setting of high antimicrobial resistance.
BACKGROUND A high prevalence of antimicrobial resistance among urinary isolates in the Garhwal region of Uttaranchal. AIMS To identify the most appropriate antibiotic for empirical treatment ofExpand
Profile of hepatitis B virus, hepatitis C virus, hepatitis d virus and human immunodeficiency virus infections in hemodialysis patients of a tertiary care hospital in uttarakhand.
BACKGROUND AND AIM Viral hepatitis and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection are important causes of morbidity and mortality in hemodialysis (HD) patients. The present study was performed toExpand
Seroprevalence and risk factors of hepatitis B and hepatitis C virus infections in uttarakhand, India.
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections are a serious global public health problem affecting billions of people. A population based serological survey wasExpand
HIV sero-prevalence and tuberculosis in Uttaranchal.
Patients of tuberculosis attending the out patient department of Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences (HIMS) a post graduate institute and a large tertiary care centre in Dehradun. The objectiveExpand
Lacrimal sac diverticulum due to Rhinosporidiosis
Rhinosporidiosis is a disease affecting primarily the mucosa of nose, conjunctiva and urethra. Larynx, trachea, skin and lungs are less frequently involved. It is endemic in some Asiatic regions,Expand
Superficial Incisional Surgical Site Infection In Elective Abdominal Surgeries - A Prospective Study.
All postoperative surgical infections occurring in an operative site are termed surgical site infections. Superficial incisional surgical site infection occurs within 30 days after the operation andExpand
Eosinophilia in Advanced HIV Infection with Hyperinfection Syndrome: A Case Report
Strongyloides stercoralis is a soil-transmitted helminth that occurs almost worldwide, yet estimates about its prevalence are not well documented. The spectrum of clinical manifestations ofExpand
Cryptococcal meningitis: An under-reported disease from the hills of Uttarakhand: A hospital-based cross-sectional study
Background: Cryptococcal meningitis is a fatal opportunistic neuroinfection and an AIDS defining illness. It can also occur in non-HIV patients who are immunodefecient due to chronic glucocorticoidExpand
Clinicomicrobiological profile of women with vaginal discharge.
One hundred and ten patients presenting with vaginal discharge were investigated for microbiological spectrum of vaginitis and outcome of treatment. Laboratory-documented disorder could beExpand
Diabetic Foot in Uttaranchal
The aim of the study was to evaluate the clinical and the bacteriological profile of patients with diabetic foot. The clinical and the bacteriological profile along with the antibiotic sensitivityExpand