Clinical features and rapid viral diagnosis of human disease associated with avian influenza A H5N1 virus

@article{Yuen1998ClinicalFA,
  title={Clinical features and rapid viral diagnosis of human disease associated with avian influenza A H5N1 virus},
  author={K-Y. Yuen and Pks Chan and Malik Peiris and D. N. Tsang and T L Que and K. F. Shortridge and P. Cheung and Wk To and E W Ho and Rita Yn-Tz Sung and AF Cheng},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={1998},
  volume={351},
  pages={467-471}
}

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