Prevalence and outcome of neonatal tetanus in Zaria, Northwestern Nigeria.

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INTRODUCTION Neonatal tetanus is a highly debilitating disease with high mortality. Global efforts at eliminating the disease in developing countries are yielding results but slower than expected. The high case fatality of neonatal tetanus remains a therapeutic challenge to physicians and requires continuous evaluation. This study aimed to determine the… (More)

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@article{Onalo2011PrevalenceAO, title={Prevalence and outcome of neonatal tetanus in Zaria, Northwestern Nigeria.}, author={Richard Onalo and Hassan Mshelia Ishiaku and Williams Nuhu Ogala}, journal={Journal of infection in developing countries}, year={2011}, volume={5 4}, pages={255-9} }