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Molecular analysis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis causing multidrug-resistant tuberculosis meningitis.

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SETTING: Tertiary referral hospitals in southern Vietnam. OBJECTIVE: Molecular characterisation of multidrug-resistant (MDR) tuberculous meningitis (TBM). DESIGN: Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) of 198 Vietnamese adults were compared with 237 isolates from patients with pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) matched for age, sex and residential district. Isolates resistant to isoniazid or rifampicin (RMP) were sequenced in the rpoB and katG genes, inhA promoter a...

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Journal:
international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
Volume:
11
Issue:
2
Pages:
202-208
Publication date:
2007-02-01
EISSN:
1815-7920
ISSN:
1027-3719
Source identifiers:
33739

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