Intestinal parasitic infections and urbanization / D. W. T. Crompton & L. Savioli
Crompton, David W. T & Savioli, L. (1993). Intestinal parasitic infections and urbanization / D. W. T. Crompton & L. Savioli. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/49956
Bulletin of the World Health Organization 1993 ; 71(1) : 1-7
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