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The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 72, Issue 10, pp 893–894 | Cite as

Measles outbreak in a migrant population

  • R. K. Ratho
  • Baijayantimala Mishra
  • Tarundeep Singh
  • Pooja Rao
  • Rajesh Kumar
Letter to the Editor

Keywords

Measle Case Fatality Rate Meningoencephalitis Measle Vaccine Measle Vaccination 
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Copyright information

© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. K. Ratho
    • 2
  • Baijayantimala Mishra
    • 2
  • Tarundeep Singh
    • 1
    • 2
  • Pooja Rao
    • 2
  • Rajesh Kumar
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Community MedicinePostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia
  2. 2.Department of VirologyPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia

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