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A controlled, randomized nonblinded clinical trial to assess the efficacy of amphotericin B deoxycholate as compared to pentamidine for the treatment of antimony unresponsive visceral leishmaniasis cases in Bihar, India

By Vidya Nand Rabi Das, Niyamat Ali Siddiqui, Krishna Pandey, Vijay Pratap Singh, Roshan K Topno, Dharmendra Singh, Rakesh Bihari Verma, Alok Ranjan, Prabhat Kumar Sinha and Pradeep Das
Topics: Original Research
Publisher: Dove Medical Press
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:2697519
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