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Volume 11 (2011), Pages 2613-2619
Enteropathogenic Escherichia coli Associated with Diarrhea in Children in Cairo, Egypt
1Department of Clinical Pathology, Kasr El Aini Hospital, Cairo University, 12613 Giza, Egypt
2Botany and Microbiology Department, Faculty of Science, Helwan University, 11916 Helwan, Egypt
3Biology Department, Faculty of Science, Jazan University, 2097 Jazan, Saudi Arabia
Received 11 October 2011; Accepted 15 November 2011
Academic Editors: E. L. Jarroll and A. Ouwehand
Copyright © 2011 Iman K. Behiry 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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