Prospective observational study on antibiotic-associated bloody diarrhea: report of 21 cases with a long-term follow-up from Turkey


Yilmaz M., Bilir Y. A. , Aygun G., Erzin Y., Ozturk R. , Celik A. F.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY, cilt.24, ss.688-694, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 24 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/meg.0b013e328352721a
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.688-694

Özet

Objective Antibiotic-associated hemorrhagic colitis is a distinct form of antibiotic-associated bloody diarrhea (AABD) in which Clostridium difficile is absent. Although the cause is not exactly known, reports have suggested the role of Klebsiella oxytoca and/or C. difficile.