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My partner still has campylobacter after treatment, is this normal?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Depends

It depends on what he was treated with.
Some doctors treat with ciprofloxacin, not realizing that there is resistance, macrolides like Azithromycin are better choices. It's also possible that his current diarrhea is not due to campylobacter. It could be due to antibiotics.

In brief: Depends

It depends on what he was treated with.
Some doctors treat with ciprofloxacin, not realizing that there is resistance, macrolides like Azithromycin are better choices. It's also possible that his current diarrhea is not due to campylobacter. It could be due to antibiotics.
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