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Junctional Rhythm in a Child with Dengue Shock Syndrome

Kalenahalli Jagadish Kumar 1 , * , Halasahalli Chowdegowda Krishna Kumar 2 , Chetak Kadabasal Basavaraja 3 and Ravi Kumar 4
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1 MBBS, MD, Professor of Pediatrics JSS Medical College, JSS University, Mysore, India
2 MBBS, MD Senior Resident of Pediatrics JSS Medical College, JSS University, Mysore, India
3 MBBS, MD Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, JSS Medical College, JSS University, Mysore, India
4 MBBS, Resident of Pediatrics, JSS Medical College, JSS University, Mysore, India
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: October 2017, 12 (4); e66205
  • Published Online: September 30, 2017
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: August 22, 2016
  • Revised: February 14, 2017
  • Accepted: March 16, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.66205

To Cite: Jagadish Kumar K, Krishna Kumar H C, Kadabasal Basavaraja C, Kumar R. Junctional Rhythm in a Child with Dengue Shock Syndrome, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2017 ; 12(4):e66205. doi: 10.5812/archcid.66205.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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