Bacterial contamination of the upper small bowel in tropical sprue

Lancet. 1969 Jan 11;1(7585):74-7. doi: 10.1016/s0140-6736(69)91091-5.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Anemia, Macrocytic / etiology
  • Bacteria / isolation & purification*
  • Bacteriological Techniques
  • Bacteroides / isolation & purification
  • Clostridium / isolation & purification
  • Cobalt Isotopes
  • Enterobacteriaceae / isolation & purification
  • Folic Acid / blood
  • Humans
  • India
  • Intestinal Absorption
  • Intestinal Mucosa / physiopathology
  • Intestine, Small / microbiology*
  • Intubation, Gastrointestinal
  • Lactobacillus / isolation & purification
  • Lipid Metabolism
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Sprue, Tropical / microbiology*
  • Staphylococcus / isolation & purification
  • Streptococcus / isolation & purification
  • Tetracycline / therapeutic use
  • Vitamin B 12 / metabolism
  • Water / metabolism
  • Xylose / metabolism

Substances

  • Cobalt Isotopes
  • Water
  • Folic Acid
  • Xylose
  • Tetracycline
  • Vitamin B 12