African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 5130

Letters

Region of acquisition of urinary tract infection (UTI) may be an important parameter while treating UTI cases

Bhoj Raj Singh
  • Bhoj Raj Singh
  • Division of Epidemiology, ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly, UP, India.
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  •  Received: 26 August 2019
  •  Accepted: 05 September 2019
  •  Published: 30 September 2019

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