Salmonella

Salmonella is rod shaped gram negative bacteria non spore forming motile entro-bacteria. The length is 2 to 5µm and diameter is .7 to 1.5µm. Mobility is due flagella. Salmonella belongs to kingdom                  Bacteria Phylum                    Proteobacteria Class                  … Read More Salmonella

Foods to Avoid in Pregnancy

Foods to be Avoided during Pregnancy 1.     Cheese.   Cheese is normally a good source of calcium and protein for women to eat during pregnancy. Mother should not eat certain soft cheeses such as feta, Brie, Camembert, blue-veined, and Mexican-style cheese in pregnancy because of a risk of becoming infected.      

Treatment of Typhoid or Enteric Fever

General Fluids and electrolytes may be given through a vein (intravenously) Drinking a lot of uncontaminated water with electrolyte packets. Specific Treatment Appropriate antibiotics are given to kill the bacteria. There are increasing rates of antibiotic resistance throughout the world, so your health care provider will check current recommendations before choosing an antibiotic. Several antibiotics are… Read More Treatment of Typhoid or Enteric Fever