Drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Korean isolates.


Tuberculosis is a common disease in developing countries. An increasing incidence of resistance to isoniazid (INH) and streptomycin in organisms isolated from patients who contracted their disease in these countries, particularly in the Far East, is well recognized. This drug resistance has led to the recommendation of empirically beginning a regimen in… (More)


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@article{Carpenter1982DrugresistantMT, title={Drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Korean isolates.}, author={J. L. Carpenter and Henry D Covelli and M E Avant and Carrie McAllister and Jared Higbee and Andre J. Ognibene}, journal={The American review of respiratory disease}, year={1982}, volume={126 6}, pages={1092-5} }