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Clostridium sordellii Infection of Female Genital Tract: A Rare but Fulminating Reaction

Manisha Pathak

Citation Information : Pathak M. Clostridium sordellii Infection of Female Genital Tract: A Rare but Fulminating Reaction. J South Asian Feder Obs Gynae 2015; 7 (3):197-198.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10006-1355

Published Online: 01-06-2017

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2015; The Author(s).


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