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Cryptosporidium spp. and Giardia duodenalis: A picture in Portugal

By André Silva Almeida, Sónia Cristina Soares, Maria Lurdes Delgado, Elisabete Magalhães Silva, António Oliveira Castro and José Manuel Correia da Costa

Submitted: March 15th 2011Reviewed: September 20th 2011Published: February 29th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/30176

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