Three of seven volunteers with acute typhoid fever had Salmonella typhi isolated from the duodenum using a string capsule device. The string capsule device provides a simple method for culturing S. typhi from the duodenal contents. Its possible use in typhoid carriers is discussed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of clinical microbiology|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1976|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Microbiology (medical)