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Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 929616, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/929616
Case Report

Oral Candidiasis: Aiding in the Diagnosis of HIV—A Case Report

Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology, KLE VK Institute of Dental Sciences, Nehru Nagar, Belgaum 590010, India

Received 11 June 2011; Accepted 17 July 2011

Academic Editors: A. Milosevic and Y. Nakagawa

Copyright © 2011 Arvind Shetti 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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