Prophylaxis of gonococcal and chlamydial ophthalmia neonatorum. A comparison of silver nitrate and tetracyline

M Laga, FA Plummer, P Piot, P Datta, W Namaara, JO Ndinya-Achola, H Nsanze, G Maitha, AR Ronald, HO Pamba, RC Brunham

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Original languageEnglish
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Pages (from-to)653-657
Publication statusPublished - 1988


  • B780-tropical-medicine
  • Kenya
  • Africa-East
  • Nairobi
  • Ophthalmia neonatorum
  • Neisseria gonorrhoeae
  • Bacterial diseases
  • Chlamydia trachomatis
  • Viral diseases
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • STD
  • Chemoprophylaxis
  • Silvernitrate
  • Tetracycline

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