Non-typhoidal salmonella (NTS) bacteraemia in Malawian adults: a severe, recrudescent, HIV-associated illness.

@article{Gordon2003NontyphoidalS,
  title={Non-typhoidal salmonella (NTS) bacteraemia in Malawian adults: a severe, recrudescent, HIV-associated illness.},
  author={Melita A. Gordon and Hastings Thomas Banda and Macpherson Gondwe and Stephen B Gordon and Amanda L. Walsh and Amos J. Phiri and Charles F. Gilks and Charles A. Hart and Malcolm Edward Molyneux},
  journal={Malawi medical journal : the journal of Medical Association of Malawi},
  year={2003},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={47-51}
}
Non-typhoidal salmonella (NTS) bacteraemia is a common, recurrent illness in HIV-infected African adults. We aimed to describe the presentation and outcome of NTS bacteraemia, the pattern of recurrence, and to determine whether recurrence results from re-infection or recrudescence. 100 consecutive adult inpatients with NTS bacteraemia in Blantyre, Malawi… CONTINUE READING