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Indian Journal of Otolaryngology

, Volume 25, Issue 4, pp 208–211 | Cite as

Bacteriology of scleroma and its drugs sensitivity

  • C. S. Anand
  • S. R. Agarwal
  • P. K. Mukerji
  • S. K. Gupta
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Summary

The present work consisted of bacteriological study in 25 cases of scleroma. K Rhinoscleromatis could be isolated in 56% of the cases and the results were found to be affected by the previous treatment. The sensitivity tests reveals that the most effective antibiotic against scleroma is streptomycin. However, oxytetracyline and chloramphenicol are also useful against certain stains.

Keywords

Positive Culture Oxytetracycline Sarin Chronic Inflammatory Cell Bacteriological Study 
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© Association of Otolaryngologists of India 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. S. Anand
    • 1
  • S. R. Agarwal
    • 2
  • P. K. Mukerji
    • 3
  • S. K. Gupta
    • 4
  1. 1.Gwalior
  2. 2.Rewa Capt
  3. 3.Baroda-8
  4. 4.Medical CollegeGwalior

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