European Journal of Clinical Microbiology

, Volume 2, Issue 5, pp 473–474 | Cite as

Cotrimoxazole resistance in pneumococci

  • J. Linares
  • J. L. Pérez
  • J. Garau
  • R. Martin
Correspondence

Keywords

Internal Medicine Cotrimoxazole Resistance 

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Copyright information

© Vieweg Publishing 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Linares
    • 1
  • J. L. Pérez
    • 1
  • J. Garau
    • 1
  • R. Martin
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Microbiology and Infectious Disease Section, Hospital de Bellvitge “Principes de Espana”University of BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain

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