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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 149890, 4 pages
The Hidden Burden of Trichinellosis in Vietnam: A Postoutbreak Epidemiological Study
1Parasitology Section, National Centre for Veterinary Diagnosis, 11/78 Giai Phong, Phuong Mai, Dong Da, Hanoi, Vietnam
2Laboratory of Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, 133 Salisburylaan, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
3Parasitology Department, National Institute of Malariology, Parasitology and Entomology, BC 10-200, Tuliem, Hanoi, Vietnam
4Operational Directorate Public Health and Surveillance, Scientific Institute of Public Health, 14 J. Wytsmanstraat, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
5Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, 155 Nationalestraat, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
Received 26 August 2013; Accepted 4 October 2013
Academic Editor: Georgios Theodoropoulos
Copyright © 2013 Nga Vu Thi 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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