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Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2012, Article ID 536037, 8 pages
Review Article

Trichomoniasis and Lactoferrin: Future Prospects

1Department of Parasitology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
2Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh 160030, India

Received 22 March 2012; Revised 5 July 2012; Accepted 18 August 2012

Academic Editor: Bryan Larsen

Copyright © 2012 Rakesh Sehgal 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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