Expert Consultation to Accelerate Control of Foodborne Trematode Infections, Taeniasis and Cysticercosis, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 17-19 May 2017 : meeting report
World Health Organization. Regional Office for the Western Pacific. (2017). Expert Consultation to Accelerate Control of Foodborne Trematode Infections, Taeniasis and Cysticercosis, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 17-19 May 2017 : meeting report. Manila : WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific. https://apps.who.int/iris/handle/10665/260007
Report series ; RS/2017/GE/35(KOR)
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