CD16.R28: Eradication of Aedes aegypti in Argentina
CD16.R28: Erradicación del Aedes aegypti en la Argentina
Pan American Health Organization. (1965). CD16.R28: Eradication of Aedes aegypti in Argentina. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/280921
Directing Council of the Pan American Health Organization, 16
WHO Meeting of the Regional Committee, 17
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