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Observations on the latent period of scarlatina; with illustrative cases

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Moore, W.D. Observations on the latent period of scarlatina; with illustrative cases. Dub.Quart.J.Med.Sci. 12, 302–319 (1851). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02961769

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