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Case Reports in Emergency Medicine
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 948071, 2 pages
Acute Hemolysis in the Emergency Department: Think about Clostridium perfringens!
1Department of Emergency Medicine, SAMU/SMUR, Pellegrin Medical University Hospital, 33 000 Bordeaux, France
2Intensive Care Unit, Pellegrin Medical University Hospital, 33 000 Bordeaux, France
Received 10 July 2013; Accepted 14 August 2013
Academic Editors: L. Bojić, W. Mauritz, V. Papadopoulos, and C.-K. Tan
Copyright © 2013 Roustit Cécilia et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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