The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 85, Issue 10, pp 832–833 | Cite as

Find TB; Screen the Contacts

  • Meenu SinghEmail author
  • Manvi Singh
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Advanced Pediatrics CentrePGIMERChandigarhIndia
  2. 2.Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics CentrePGIMERChandigarhIndia

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