Drug Resistant Tuberculosis in Children in a Tertiary Care Hospital

  • Hasabulla Shameer Urunikklavan
  • Vinod H. Ratageri
  • S. R. Fattepur
  • Shobha Nadagir
  • Yashwant Adiveppa Madinkar
Scientific Letter

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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hasabulla Shameer Urunikklavan
    • 1
  • Vinod H. Ratageri
    • 1
  • S. R. Fattepur
    • 1
  • Shobha Nadagir
    • 2
  • Yashwant Adiveppa Madinkar
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsKarnataka Institute of Medical SciencesHubballiIndia
  2. 2.Department of MicrobiologyKarnataka Institute of Medical SciencesHubballiIndia
  3. 3.District Tuberculosis CentreKarnataka Institute of Medical SciencesHubballiIndia

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