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Outcomes in Adolescents Undergoing Treatment for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Mumbai

Petros Isaakidis 1 , * , Mrinalini Das 1 and Peter Saranchuk 2
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1 Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)/Doctors Without Borders, Mumbai, India
2 Southern Africa Medical Unit (SAMU), Médecins Sans Frontières, Cape Town, South Africa
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  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: July 01, 2015, 3 (3); e30400
  • Published Online: July 14, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: May 30, 2015
  • Accepted: May 31, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.30400v2

To Cite: Isaakidis P, Das M, Saranchuk P. Outcomes in Adolescents Undergoing Treatment for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Mumbai, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2015 ; 3(3):e30400. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.30400v2.

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