The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 85, Issue 3, pp 170–171 | Cite as

Bordetella and Bronchiolitis: A Chance Association or More Than That?

Editorial Commentary
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PediatricsAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew DelhiIndia

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