Bacterial Infections

  • Author: Harjot K. Singh, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 4/1/16 (What's New)


  • Salmonellosis is diagnosed with fecal and blood cultures
  • All HIV-infected patients presenting with diarrhea and fever should be assessed with blood cultures (Management Guidelines)[CDC OI]

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