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Melioidosis.

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Melioidosis is an important public health problem in some regions, and a potential bioweapon. Recent reports confirm that it is endemic in China, Taiwan and Laos, but the true incidence in most countries is unknown, and the ecology poorly understood. Potable water was the source of two recent outbreaks. The epidemiology and clinical manifestations of the disease in Australia are similar to those in Thailand, although prostatic abscesses and neurological manifestations are more common and paro...

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Volume:
15
Pages:
127-132
Publication date:
2002-04-05
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uuid:90c20376-7d19-4c4d-b442-4459e7211a8c
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133310
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pubs:133310

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