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Antibiotics

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(noun) Plural form of antibiotic.

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... escalates rapidly. But since bartonellosis can in some rare cases cause chronic infections and possibly petechiae, perhaps a course of suitable antibiotics might be in order. So in a nutshell: I cannot rule out the presence of bacteria for certain, but the findings in your blood film can also ...

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by snowathlete
Fri Dec 13, 2013 2:08 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
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Re: Re:

... escalates rapidly. But since bartonellosis can in some rare cases cause chronic infections and possibly petechiae, perhaps a course of suitable antibiotics might be in order. So in a nutshell: I cannot rule out the presence of bacteria for certain, but the findings in your blood film can also ...

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by biohazard
Fri Dec 13, 2013 8:13 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
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Views: 8766

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... bodies or precipitates in the staining solution. The good side, though, is that Bartonella species are normally susceptible to many common antibiotics, so if you feel very ill and unsure of what is wrong, maybe you should just go to your nearest GP and sort it out?

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by biohazard
Tue Dec 10, 2013 2:02 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
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G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use

... The major mechanisms of antibiotic-associated diarrhea (AAD) involve disturbances of the gut microflora and the direct effects of antibiotics on the mucous membranes. The rates of diarrhea associated with parenterally administered antibiotics, especially those with enterohepatic ...

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by boron
Wed Nov 13, 2013 8:05 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use
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G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use

... it enters the blood and from there reaches all the tissues, more or less, including the colonic wall and bacteria attached to it. This is why oral antibiotics are called "systemic antibiotics." Antibiotic associated diarrhea is described here http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/antibiotic-associated-diarrhea/DS00454 ...

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by boron
Sat Nov 09, 2013 3:32 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use
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