The correlation of micro-organisms between tonsillar crypt culture and tonsillar core culture in chronic tonsillitis.

OBJECTIVES This study was undertaken to seek the correlation between tonsillar core and tonsillar crypt cultures and study the incidence of beta- lactamase producing bacteria (BLPB) in chronic tonsillitis patients. MATERIAL AND METHOD The study was carried out in Department of Otolaryngology from Feb 2000 to Dec 2001. Patients with chronic tonsillitis who… CONTINUE READING