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Successful treatment of osteomyelitis caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  1. J. W. Harding,
  2. G. T. F. Braddock,
  3. E. A. P. Croydon
  1. King Edward Memorial Hospital, Ealing
  2. Beecham Research Laboratories


    A case of generalized osteomyelitis due to Ps. aeruginosa is described. The condition had failed to respond to therapy with almost all antibiotics available but responded to long-term therapy with carbenicillin in very large doses, and it is suggested that this is now the treatment of choice for severe infections due to this organism.

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