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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 616737, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/616737
Research Article

Carica papaya Leaves Juice Significantly Accelerates the Rate of Increase in Platelet Count among Patients with Dengue Fever and Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever

1Bioassay Unit, Herbal Medicine Research Center, Institute for Medical Research, Jalan Pahang, 50588 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2Department of Internal Medicine, Tengku Ampuan Rahimah Hospital, Jalan Langat, 41200 Klang, Malaysia
3Epidemiology and Biostatistics Unit, Institute for Medical Research, Jalan Pahang, 50588 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
4Virology Unit, Infectious Disease Research Center, Institute for Medical Research, Jalan Pahang, 50588 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Received 7 January 2013; Revised 21 March 2013; Accepted 21 March 2013

Academic Editor: Martin Kohlmeier

Copyright © 2013 Soobitha Subenthiran 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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