Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, An Illustrated Colour Text, 2nd Edition

Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

2nd Edition An Illustrated Colour Text

By W. John Spicer, MBBS(Melbourne), FRACP, FRCPA, FACSHP, FASM, DTM&H(Sydney), DipBact(London), Senior Consultant in Infectious Diseases, Alfred Hospital, and Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre; Senior Consultant in Microbiology, Alfred Hospital, Associate Professor of Microbiology, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia


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