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Acute Flaccid Paralysis: Intravenous Immunoglobulin is Not the Drug of Choice Always!

  • V. S. V. Prasad
  • Indar Kumar Sharawat
  • Lokesh Saini
  • Parag Shankar Rao Dekate
  • Sampath Penchala
  • Dandu Ravi Varma
Scientific Letter
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. S. V. Prasad
    • 1
  • Indar Kumar Sharawat
    • 2
  • Lokesh Saini
    • 1
    • 2
  • Parag Shankar Rao Dekate
    • 1
  • Sampath Penchala
    • 1
  • Dandu Ravi Varma
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsLOTUS Hospital for Women and ChildrenHyderabadIndia
  2. 2.Pediatric Neurology Unit, Department of PediatricsPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia
  3. 3.Department of Radio-diagnosis and ImagingCiti Neuro CentreHyderabadIndia

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