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Tropical Doctor, SAGE Publications Ltd, Volume 45, Number 2, p.135-136 (2015)



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Pneumonia due to non-typhoidal Salmonella is a rarely reported entity. A fatal case of Salmonella pneumonia is reported here where Salmonella Typhimurium was isolated from the endotracheal aspirate and blood culture. © The Author(s) 2014 Reprints and permissions:


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S. Khan, Kumar, V. A., Sidharthan, N., Mehta, A., Backer, B., and Dinesh, K. R., “Salmonella Typhimurium pneumonia in a patient with multiple myeloma”, Tropical Doctor, vol. 45, pp. 135-136, 2015.