European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 144, Issue 4, pp 421–422 | Cite as

Neonatal bacterial meningitis in North Africa

  • J. Kishan
  • A. L. Soni
  • A. Y. Elzouki
Letters to the Editors


Public Health Meningitis Bacterial Meningitis Neonatal Bacterial Meningitis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Kishan
    • 1
  • A. L. Soni
    • 1
  • A. Y. Elzouki
    • 1
  1. 1.Pediatric Department, Faculty of MedicineGaryounis UniversityBenghaziLibya

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