TITLE

Can Oral Metronidazole Substitute Parenteral Drug Therapy in Acute Appendicitis?

AUTHOR(S)
Banani, S. Abbas; Talei, Abdolrasool
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
American Surgeon;May1999, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p411
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
1812993

 

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