Peripheral and optic neuritis developed in a girl with hemoglobin SC disease, during long-term high-dose treatment of Salmonella osteomyelitis with chloramphenicol. Although the neurotoxicity of this antibiotic is well documented, the child's pain was initially considered to be a form of sickle-cell dactylitis.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Johns Hopkins Medical Journal|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1977|
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