The Relation between Schistosomiasis and the Urinary Salmonella Carrier State

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  • The Institute of Research for Tropical Medicine, Cairo


Thirty-six urinary Salmonella carriers were studied. Treatment by chloramphenicol was found less effective in the presence of urinary schistosomiasis. Treating urinary schistosomiasis was found to increase the response of carriers to chloramphenicol.

Author Notes

Present address: Deputy Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean, World Health Organization, Alexandria, Egypt.