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Autoimmune hepatitis and thyroiditis associated with antituberculous medications : A case report
Seong Keun Yu, Sara Kim, Jin Soo Moon, Han Seong Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2008;51(5):528-532.   Published online May 15, 2008
Drug-induced toxic hepatitis is a relatively common hepatic disease in children, and it is usually self-limiting upon cessation of the offending drugs. Antituberculous drugs are well known for inducing hepatitis. Some cases of drug-induced hepatitis with autoimmune features have been reported; in these cases, the offending drugs were usually methyldopa, nitrofurantoin, minocycline, and interferon. The authors report the first case...
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The effect of local rifampicin instillation on the treatment of suppurative BCG lymphadenitis
Min Son Kim, Dae Sun Jo, Kang Mi Kyung, Sang Jae Kim, Jung Soo Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2006;49(1):40-45.   Published online January 15, 2006
Purpose : The purpose of this study was to evaluate the types of lymphadenitis after BCG vaccination and the effect of local rifampicin instillation on the treatment of suppurative BCG lymphadenitis. Methods : A total of 32 otherwise healthy infants with suppurative BCG lymphadenitis, who visited the Department of Pediatrics of Chonbuk National University Hospital, from March 2002 through June 2004,...
Early Diagnosis of Rifampin-Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis by Gene Analysis of RNA Polymerase B Subunit
Ki Seok Park, Nam Soo Park, Eun Ryoung Kim, Seok Ho Choi, Hyun Phil Cho, Young Ho Moon, Il Soo Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1999;42(10):1403-1411.   Published online October 15, 1999
Purpose : The control of tuberculosis is seriously threatened worldwide by the recently emerging multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis. As a result, early detection of drug resistant M.tuberculosis strain has become very important but conventional laboratory methods are time consuming and delayed results often affect patients adversely in controlling tuberculosis. The authors studied the usefulness of the line probe assay to determine...
Clinical Study of Shigellosis.
Young Gun Kim, Sung Ho Chang, Han Soo Choi, Baek Keun Lim, Jong Soo Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1982;25(7):723-729.   Published online July 31, 1982
Clinical and Bacteriological studies were carried out on 57 cases of infants and children with shigellosis who were cared from January, 1976 to December, 1980 in our hospital. The results were as follows: 1. The age distribution revealed the range between 6 months and 5 years(85% of all) with sex ratio of 30(53%) of male and 27(47%) of female, 1.1:1....
Clinical and Bacteriological Studies in Childhood Shigellosis: especially Effect of Rifampin in Shigellosis.
Jong Du Kim, Soon Ok Byun, Moon Suk Jee, Myung Hi Shin, Jee Sub Oh
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1981;24(9):854-864.   Published online September 15, 1981
Clinical and bacteriological studies were made on 168 cases of culture proved childhood shigellosis at Wallace Memorial Baptist Hospital in Busan between Aug. 1978 and July 1980. The following results were obtained. 1. Of 168 cases, 99 cases were male and 69 were female, the ratio being 1.4:1. The most frequently affected age group was between one three six years(57.7%)...
Comparison of Theraputic Effects for Shigellosis Between Rifampin and Other Antimicrobial Agents.
Jong Seung Kim, Sung Won Kang, Kyn Duck Shin, Poong Man Lee
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1981;24(5):459-465.   Published online May 15, 1981
A) Bacteriological study and sensitivity test against antimicrobial agents were made on 126 cases of infantile and childhood shigellosis treated at pediatric epartment of St. Vincent hospital from April, 78 to September, 80. The results are follows: 1. Sh. flexneri was most frequently isolated(86.5%) and the next was Sh. sonnei(13.5%). 2. The percentage of resistant strains against antimicrobial agents. Ampicillin:...
Effects of Rifampin(RMP) on Liver Function in Tuberculous Children.
Hyun Ju Oh, Hyang Suk Yoon, Hyung Suk Bynn, Kyung Yong Huh, Chull Sohn
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1981;24(5):430-436.   Published online May 15, 1981
To evaluate the hepatotoxicity of RMP in tuberculous children during treatment, liver function tests were performed regularly in 40 children who visited or admitted in Chonnam University Medical School Hospital and Mok-po Children's Tuberculosis Hospital from January 1979 to August 1980. The subjects were divided into three groups according to the administered regimens which were INH+EMB or PAS, INH+RMP(10??15mg/kg) and...
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