Safety of purified chick embryo cell rabies vaccine (Vaxirab N) after pre-exposure prophylaxis against rabies in children

Tahsin Gozdas, Hasan; Karabay, Oguz
February 2014
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics;Feb2014, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p1
Academic Journal
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