Naegleria fowleri: Swimming with Death as the Major Outbreak in Pakistan

  • Muhammad NAVEED 1. Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Central Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan 2. Department of Biotechnology, University of Gujrat Sialkot, Punjab, Pakistan
  • Zeshan ALI Department of Biotechnology, University of Gujrat Sialkot, Punjab, Pakistan
  • Masooma KHWAR Department of Biotechnology, University of Gujrat Sialkot, Punjab, Pakistan
  • Wahab NAZIR School of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Management and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Nauman KHALID School of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Management and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan

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Published
2019-09-03
How to Cite
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NAVEED M, ALI Z, KHWAR M, NAZIR W, KHALID N. Naegleria fowleri: Swimming with Death as the Major Outbreak in Pakistan. Iran J Public Health. 48(9):1741-1742.
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Letter to the Editor