tuberculostatic

tuberculostatic

 [too-ber″ku-lo-stat´ik]
1. inhibiting the growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
2. an agent that has this effect.

tu·ber·cu·lo·stat·ic

(tū-ber'kyū-lō-stat'ik),
Relating to an agent that inhibits the growth of tubercle bacilli.
[tuberculo- + G. statikos, causing to stand]

tuberculostatic

/tu·ber·cu·lo·stat·ic/ (too-ber″ku-lo-stat´ik)
1. inhibiting the growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
2. an agent that so acts.

tu·ber·cu·lo·stat·ic

(tū-bĕr'kyū-lō-stat'ik)
Relating to an agent that inhibits the growth of tubercle bacilli.
[tuberculo- + G. statikos, causing to stand]

tuberculostatic

1. inhibiting the growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
2. a tuberculostatic agent.
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Isolated ocular Jarisch-Herxheimer reaction after initiating tuberculostatic therapy in a child.
In the search for new compounds, isoniazid derivatives have been found to possess potential tuberculostatic activities (Aboul-Fadl et al.
11The tuberculostatic activity of henna was tested in vitro and in vivo and this study showed significant activity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis andM.
Its anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, analgesic, and even tuberculostatic properties were experimentally demonstrated [50-52].
Multiple intracranial tuberculomas with atypical response to tuberculostatic chemotherapy: literature review and a case report.
When facing high risk neutropenic patients with persistent fever, for which invasive fungal disease is ruled out, it is a common approach in our center to test for pulmonary tuberculosis and even administrate empiric tuberculostatic therapy.
In the following time period the number of patients who were hospitalized decreased as a result of systematic use of powerful new drugs - tuberculostatic drugs.
Presumed diagnosis was tuberculous meningitis, and she was treated with tuberculostatic drugs (isoniazid, rifampin, pyrazinamide, and ethambutol) combined with intravenous acyclovir, ceftriaxone, and co-trimoxazole for other infectious causes of meningoencephalitis.
6) In 2008, Aichelburg and colleagues in Vienna reported treating a patient successfully with disseminated tuberculosis and acanthamoebiasis with topical and oral miltefosine and a combination of intravenous fluconazole, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, a synergistic antibiotic (amikacin), and four tuberculostatic drugs.
Mycomycin: a new antibiotic with tuberculostatic properties.
Remission of nephrotic syndrome caused by renal amyloidosis secondary to pulmonary tuberculosis after tuberculostatic treatment.