TITLE

Screening of the Family Members of Patients with Acute Brucellosis in Southeast Iran

AUTHOR(S)
Sharifi-Mood, B.; Metanat, M.; Alavi-Naini, R.
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology;Apr2007, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p176
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
26050599

 

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