Paratyphoid fever- Emerging problem in South India

Bekur, Ragini and Vandana, KE and Shivashankara, KN and Valsalan, Rohit and Sathyanarayanan, Vishwanath (2010) Paratyphoid fever- Emerging problem in South India. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine. pp. 412-420.

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Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Paratyphoid fever; Salmonella paratyphi A; Antimicrobial susceptibility
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Medicine
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Microbiology
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 05 Mar 2015 04:19
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2015 04:19

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