The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 68, Issue 7, pp 687–688 | Cite as

Antibiotic resistance among common bacterial enteric pathogens isolated from stool

  • B. V. Navaneeth
  • N. Suganthi
  • M. R. Sandhya Belwadi
Letter to the Editor


Nalidixic Acid Shigellosis Acute Diarrhoea Diarrhoeal Disease Acute Diarrhea 
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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. V. Navaneeth
    • 1
  • N. Suganthi
    • 1
  • M. R. Sandhya Belwadi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MicrobiologyM.S. Ramaiah Medical College (MSRMC) and Teaching HospitalBangalore

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