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Brucellosis: imported and laboratory-acquired cases, and an overview of treatment trials.

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Following the successful eradication of Brucella abortus infection in cattle, human brucellosis in England and Wales has become an uncommon imported disease. Culture of the organism presents a major laboratory hazard, and difficulties in identification may occur using a biochemical test-strip method. An overview of recent treatment trials of brucellosis indicates that regimens combining streptomycin and doxycycline are associated with a higher success rate (judged by the frequency of treatmen...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
NDM Experimental Medicine
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Journal:
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Volume:
87
Issue:
2
Pages:
138-141
Publication date:
1993-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1878-3503
ISSN:
0035-9203
Source identifiers:
5694
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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