Etiology of urethral discharge in West Africa : the role of Mycoplasma genitalium and Trichomonas vaginalis / Jacques Pépin ... [et al.]
Other TitlesEtiologie en Afrique de l' Ouest de l' écoulement urétral : rôle de Mycoplasma genitalium et de Trichomonas vaginalis : résumé
Importancia etiológica de Mycoplasma genitalium y Trichomonas vaginalis en los casos de exudación uretral en Africa occidental : resumen
Pépin, Jacques, Sobéla, François, Deslandes, Sylvie, Alary, Michel, Wegner, Karsten. et al. (2001). Etiology of urethral discharge in West Africa : the role of Mycoplasma genitalium and Trichomonas vaginalis / Jacques Pépin ... [et al.]. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/58068
Bulletin of the World Health Organization : the International Journal of Public Health 2001 ; 79(2) : 118-126
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