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The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 84, Issue 11, pp 865–866 | Cite as

Neonatal Rotaviral Encephalitis

  • Mahesh Kamate
  • Shivaraj Naik
  • Shankar Torse
  • Virupaxi Hattiholi
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Notes

Acknowledgements

The authors wish to thank Dr. G Arun kumar, Manipal Centre for Virus Research (Regional Reference Laboratory for Influenza Viruses & ICMR Virology Network Laboratory-Grade-I) for PCR test for rotavirus.

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Conflict of Interest

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mahesh Kamate
    • 1
  • Shivaraj Naik
    • 1
  • Shankar Torse
    • 1
  • Virupaxi Hattiholi
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsKLE University’s J N Medical CollegeBelgaumIndia
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyKLE University’s J N Medical CollegeBelgaumIndia

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