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Streptococcus pneumoniae-associated Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

  • Suresh Kumar Angurana
  • Ankit Mehta
  • Triptee Agrawal
  • Karthi Nallasamy
  • Muralidharan Jayashree
Scientific Letter

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Conflict of Interest

None.

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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Suresh Kumar Angurana
    • 1
  • Ankit Mehta
    • 1
  • Triptee Agrawal
    • 1
  • Karthi Nallasamy
    • 1
  • Muralidharan Jayashree
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics CentrePostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)ChandigarhIndia

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