A RARE SEROTYPE SALMONELLA WELTEVREDEN CAUSING ENTERIC FEVER IN AN HIV POSITIVE PATIENT IN MANGALORE


Radhakrishna Manipura

Abstract


Enteric fever is endemic in India. Usually caused by Salmonella enterica serotypes Typhi and Salmonella enterica serotype Paratyphi A. Enteric fever due to non typhoidal salmonellae is rare. We report an extremely rare case of enteric fever caused by Salmonella enterica serotype Weltevreden in a HIV positive 27 year old male.


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Title

A RARE SEROTYPE SALMONELLA WELTEVREDEN CAUSING ENTERIC FEVER IN AN HIV POSITIVE PATIENT IN MANGALORE

DOI

10.22159/ajpcr.2016.v9i6.14144

Date

01-11-2016

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Journal

Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research
Vol 9 Issue 6 November 2016 Page: 14-15

Print ISSN

0974-2441

Online ISSN

2455-3891

Authors & Affiliations

Radhakrishna Manipura
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore; Manipal University
India


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