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Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology
Volume 2016, Article ID 4503025, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/4503025
Case Report

Bone and Joint Infections due to Haemophilus parainfluenzae: Case Report and Review of the Literature

1Department of Internal Medicine, Cumming School of Medicine, Health Sciences Centre, University of Calgary, Foothills Campus, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 4N1
2Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Infectious Disease, Cumming School of Medicine, Health Sciences Centre, University of Calgary, Foothills Campus, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 4N1

Received 2 July 2015; Accepted 15 December 2015

Copyright © 2016 Conar R. O’Neil 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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