TITLE

Pre-exposure prophylaxis against rabies in children

AUTHOR(S)
Ravish, Haradanahalli S.
PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics;Feb2014, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
94752467

 

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