Melioidosis pneumonia and blast injury.

Wang, C Y; Yap, B H; Delilkan, A E (1993) Melioidosis pneumonia and blast injury. Chest, 103 (6). pp. 1897-9. ISSN 0012-3692

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We present the case of a 24-year-old woman with acute septicemic melioidosis resulting from inhaled infective dust during a blast injury. With appropriate antibiotic treatment and supportive therapy in the ICU, the patient made an uneventful recovery.

Item Type: Article
  1. Wang, C Y
  2. Yap, B H
  3. Delilkan, A E
Journal or Publication Title: Chest
Uncontrolled Keywords: Accidents, Occupational; Acute Disease; Adult; Blast Injuries/complications
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
Depositing User: Mr. Faizal Hamzah
Date Deposited: 02 Mar 2011 15:00
Last Modified: 02 Mar 2011 15:00

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