gentamicin


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gentamicin

[¦jent·ə¦mīs·ən]
(microbiology)
A broad-spectrum antibiotic produced by a species of Micromonospora.
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Patients with intractable vertigo, who did not respond to conservative treatment, were selected randomly for intratympanic gentamicin injection.
Although none of the infants had measurable laminin 332 prior to treatment, all lesions treated with topical gentamicin developed localized laminin 332 at the dermal-epidermal junction of the skin, Mr.
Given the known involvement of [Ca.sup.2+] in the nephrotoxic action of gentamicin in proximal tubules, the purpose of this study was to establish a relationship between the concentration of intracellular [Ca.sup.2+] ([[[Ca.sup.2+]].sub.i]) and cellular cytotoxicity, using MDCK-C11 cells, a clone that has several properties that resemble those of intercalated cells of the distal nephron.
The data was expressed as mean + SE; t-test was used to analyze the data using SPSS 16 software to compare the difference between the normal groups and the gentamicin groups.
pneumoniae isolates, aminoglycosides resistance was as follows: 43.8% for kanamycin, 34.6% for gentamicin, 33.8% for tobramycin and 14.6% for amikacin.
Intraoperatively, he received IV gentamicin 300 mg (3.73 mg/kg ideal body weight) and IV vancomycin 1000 mg (8.73 mg/kg) within 20 minutes prior to first incision.
In order to determine the mechanisms of synaptic pathology, the same dose of gentamicin (100 mg/kg) as used in previous studies was applied to the mice in this study [3, 8, 19].
Additionally, although data pertaining to intravesical gentamicin use is limited in cases of recurrent UTI, case reports exist in the U.K.
Twenty five patients who had definite Meniere's disease and had either selective window application or weekly IT gentamicin were included into the study.
Another option is gentamicin, 240 mg, single-intramuscular dose plus azithromycin 2 g, single oral dose.
In the present work, gentamicin has been compared with a standard drug aspirin for its analgesic property mainly in thermally induced Pain models of rats and mice.