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The Human Invasive Cysticercosis by Atypical Taenia Species

Viroj Wiwanitkit 1 , *
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1 Visiting Professor, Hainan Medical University, China
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  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: June 2018, 13 (3); e62720
  • Published Online: June 23, 2018
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: February 8, 2017
  • Revised: October 10, 2017
  • Accepted: October 21, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.62720

To Cite: Wiwanitkit V. The Human Invasive Cysticercosis by Atypical Taenia Species, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2018 ; 13(3):e62720. doi: 10.5812/archcid.62720.

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