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Gastrointestinal tract involvement in melioidosis.

Abstract:

Background

Little is known about the involvement of the human gut in carriage and disease associated with Burkholderia pseudomallei, the cause of melioidosis.

Methods

A hospital-based study was conducted in Northeast Thailand to culture stools or rectal swabs from patients with melioidosis, stools from controls with non-infectious diseases, and gastric biopsies from patients undergoing routine endoscopic investigation.

Results and Conclusion

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Publisher's version

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10.1093/trstmh/trx031

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Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Journal website
Volume:
111
Issue:
4
Pages:
185-187
Publication date:
2017-06-05
Acceptance date:
2017-06-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1878-3503
ISSN:
0035-9203
Pubs id:
pubs:707931
URN:
uri:d02af0b0-dda7-4d05-bc0a-54f1a20a67e7
UUID:
uuid:d02af0b0-dda7-4d05-bc0a-54f1a20a67e7
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pubs:707931

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