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Lymphadenitis and aortitis due to Brucella melitensis infection

  • Valentina TosattoEmail author
  • Matteo Boattini
  • Paula Nascimento
  • Rita Barata Moura
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Conflict of interest

On behalf of all authors, the corresponding author states that there is no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa CentralLisbonPortugal

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