Pulmonary resection in tuberculosis: complications and results in 148 cases

Basu Chaudhri, S.K. (1965) Pulmonary resection in tuberculosis: complications and results in 148 cases. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 13 (1). pp. 24-26.

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Abstract

148 cases of pulmonary resection have been reported. Bacterial resistance to drugs is likely to be important in the causation of mortality and morbidity and has been mentioned though not vindicated by date. Adequate post-operative cover with newer drugs like Ethionamide and Pyrazinamide is therefore worthwhile attempting.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Tuberculosis, Pulmonary Resection, Complications, Cases, Pneumonectomy, Lobectomies, Bacterial Resistance, Ethionamide, Pyrazinamide
Subjects:Heterocyclic Compounds > Acids, Heterocyclic > Isonicotinic Acids
Surgical Procedures, Operative > Thoracic Surgical Procedures
Therapeutics > Drug Therapy
Chemical and Pharmacologic Phenomena > Drug Resistance
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms > Pathologic Processes > Postoperative Complications
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Respiratory System > Lung
Heterocyclic Compounds > Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring > Pyrazines
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:985
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:21 October 2005

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