Isolation & antimicrobial susceptibility of Shigella from patients with acute gastroenteritis in Western Nepal.

@article{Wilson2006IsolationA,
  title={Isolation & antimicrobial susceptibility of Shigella from patients with acute gastroenteritis in Western Nepal.},
  author={Godwin Wilson and Joshy Maducolil Easow and Chiranjay Mukhopadhyay and Padavagadu Ganapati Shivananda},
  journal={The Indian journal of medical research},
  year={2006},
  volume={123 2},
  pages={145-50}
}
BACKGROUND & OBJECTIVE Shigellae play an important role as a causative organism of acute gastroenteritis, which is a global health problem with significant morbidity and mortality in especially in developing countries. This study was carried out to determine the isolation and pattern of antimicrobial resistance of Shigella in patients with acute gastroenteritis in western Nepal. METHODS The study included all patients with acute gastroenteritis who visited a tertiary care hospital at Pokhara… CONTINUE READING

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