TITLE

Treatment of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis during Pregnancy: A Report of 7 Cases

AUTHOR(S)
Shin, Sonya; Guerra, Dalia; Rich, Michael; Seung, Kwonjune J.; Mukherjee, Joia; Joseph, Keith; Hurtado, Rocio; Alcantara, Felix; Bayona, Jamie; Bonilla, Cesar; Farmer, Paul; Furin, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;4/15/2003, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p996
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes seven patients who were treated for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) during pregnancy. Extensive parenchymal damage and high-grade resistance to antituberculous drugs; Successful treatment of MDR-TB during pregnancy.
ACCESSION #
9631147

 

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