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Case report: visceral leishmaniasis with Salmonella paratyphi and Brucella melitensis coinfection as a cause of persistent fever in a patient from Sudan. / El Safi, Sayda; Elshikh, Hussam; El Sanousi, Enaam; El Amin, Nagwa; Mohammed, Alfarazdag; Verdonck, Kristien; Jacobs, Jan; Boelaert, Marleen; Chappuis, François.

In: American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Vol. 99, Nr. 5, 2018, blz. 1150-1152.

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Harvard

El Safi, S, Elshikh, H, El Sanousi, E, El Amin, N, Mohammed, A, Verdonck, K, Jacobs, J, Boelaert, M & Chappuis, F 2018, 'Case report: visceral leishmaniasis with Salmonella paratyphi and Brucella melitensis coinfection as a cause of persistent fever in a patient from Sudan' American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, vol. 99, nr. 5, blz. 1150-1152. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.18-0466

APA

El Safi, S., Elshikh, H., El Sanousi, E., El Amin, N., Mohammed, A., Verdonck, K., ... Chappuis, F. (2018). Case report: visceral leishmaniasis with Salmonella paratyphi and Brucella melitensis coinfection as a cause of persistent fever in a patient from Sudan. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 99(5), 1150-1152. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.18-0466

Vancouver

El Safi S, Elshikh H, El Sanousi E, El Amin N, Mohammed A, Verdonck K et al. Case report: visceral leishmaniasis with Salmonella paratyphi and Brucella melitensis coinfection as a cause of persistent fever in a patient from Sudan. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2018;99(5):1150-1152. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.18-0466

Author

El Safi, Sayda ; Elshikh, Hussam ; El Sanousi, Enaam ; El Amin, Nagwa ; Mohammed, Alfarazdag ; Verdonck, Kristien ; Jacobs, Jan ; Boelaert, Marleen ; Chappuis, François. / Case report: visceral leishmaniasis with Salmonella paratyphi and Brucella melitensis coinfection as a cause of persistent fever in a patient from Sudan. In: American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2018 ; Vol. 99, Nr. 5. blz. 1150-1152.

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