Clinical Case Database / Category: Clinical Care
Foundation Years Journal, volume 3, issue 4, p.34 (123Doc Education, London, May 2009)
A previously fit and well 28-year-old doctor develops abdominal cramps and watery diarrhoea five times a day on her honeymoon in Vietnam. She self-medicates with a 3-day course of ciprofloxacin 500mgs bd. On her return home (day 4), she attends her general practitioner complaining that her symptoms have not abated.
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MB ChB BSc MA MRCP
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
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