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A Multicentre Study of Shigella Diarrhoea in Six Asian Countries: Disease Burden, Clinical Manifestations, and Microbiology

  • Lorenz von Seidlein mail,

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: lseidlein@ivi.int

    Affiliation: International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Korea

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  • Deok Ryun Kim,

    Affiliation: International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Korea

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  • Mohammad Ali,

    Affiliation: International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Korea

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  • Hyejon Lee,

    Affiliation: International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Korea

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  • XuanYi Wang,

    Affiliations: International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Korea, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

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  • Vu Dinh Thiem,

    Affiliation: National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Hanoi, Vietnam

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  • Do Gia Canh,

    Affiliation: National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Hanoi, Vietnam

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  • Wanpen Chaicumpa,

    Affiliation: Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Thammasat University, Rangsit Center, Patumthani, Thailand

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  • Magdarina D Agtini,

    Affiliation: National Institute of Health Research and Development, Jakarta Indonesia, Ministry of Health, Jakarta, Indonesia

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  • Anowar Hossain,

    Affiliation: Centre for Health and Population Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh

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  • Zulfiqar A Bhutta,

    Affiliation: Department of Paediatrics, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

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  • Carl Mason,

    Affiliation: United States Armed Forces Research Institute for Medical Sciences, Bangkok, Thailand

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  • Ornthipa Sethabutr,

    Affiliation: United States Armed Forces Research Institute for Medical Sciences, Bangkok, Thailand

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  • Kaisar Talukder,

    Affiliation: Centre for Health and Population Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh

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  • G. B Nair,

    Affiliation: Centre for Health and Population Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh

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  • Jacqueline L Deen,

    Affiliation: International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Korea

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  • Karen Kotloff,

    Affiliation: Centers for Vaccine Development, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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  • John Clemens

    Affiliation: International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Korea

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  • Published: September 12, 2006
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0030353

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