1989 Canadian guidelines for screening for chlamydia trachomatis infection.
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1989 Canadian guidelines for screening for chlamydia trachomatis infection.

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Published by Health and Welfare Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Chlamydia infections -- Diagnosis.,
  • Chlamydia infections -- Canada.,
  • Sexually transmitted diseases -- Canada.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesLignes directrices canadiennes pour le dépistage des infections à chlamydia trachomatis 1989.
SeriesCanada diseases weekly report -- vol. 15S5
ContributionsCanada. Health and Welfare Canada.
LC ClassificationsRA644.V4 A17 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination11, 12 p. --
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15523304M
ISBN 100662571649

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