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Tuberculosis Research and Treatment
Volume 2012, Article ID 301056, 4 pages
Clinical Study

Acid-Fast Bacilli Other than Mycobacteria in Tuberculosis Patients Receiving Directly Observed Therapy Short Course in Cross River State, Nigeria

1Department of Medical Laboratory Science, University of Buea, P.O. Box 63, Buea, Cameroon
2Department of Medical Laboratory Science, University of Calabar, Calabar, Nigeria

Received 30 April 2012; Revised 21 June 2012; Accepted 22 June 2012

Academic Editor: Jeffrey R. Starke

Copyright © 2012 Benjamin Thumamo Pokam and Anne E. Asuquo. 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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