L. A. JULIANELLE; MORRIS SIEGEL
During the course of observations on the changes in the bacterial flora of the upper respiratory passages associated with prolonged administration of sulfadiazine, the organism of diphtheria was unexpectedly isolated from the throats of two children receiving the drug. As will be recalled from the preceding reports in this investigation,1, 2 a study was in progress on 60 children, half untreated in any way and the other half treated for 105 consecutive days with sulfadiazine. The purpose was to determine what effect this treatment might have on acute respiratory infection and in what way it might influence the organisms
JULIANELLE LA, SIEGEL M. THE EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ACUTE RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS CONDITIONED BY SULFONAMIDES.: III. EFFECTS OF TREATMENT ON THE ORGANISM AND CARRIER OF DIPHTHERIA1. Ann Intern Med. ;22:21–28. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-22-1-21
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1945;22(1):21-28.
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