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Corynebacterium xerosis as a cause of community-acquired endocarditis

  • B. L. Røder
  • N. Frimodt-Møller
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Keywords

Internal Medicine Endocarditis 
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© Friedr. Vieweg & Sohn Verlagsgesellschaft mbH 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. L. Røder
    • 1
  • N. Frimodt-Møller
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Clinical MicrobiologyBispebjerg HospitalCopenhagen NVDenmark

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