Can Oral Metronidazole Substitute Parenteral Drug Therapy in Acute Appendicitis?

Banani, S. Abbas; Talei, Abdolrasool
May 1999
American Surgeon;May1999, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p411
Academic Journal
Presents a study that demonstrated the efficacy of oral metronidazole (OM) in simple or complicated appendicitis with localized peritonitis. Methodology; Results of the clinical trial; Wound infection rate according to the state of appendicitis.


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