Recent Outbreaks of Diphtheria in Dibrugarh District, Assam, India.


Diphtheria is still a significant child health problem in countries with low immunization coverage. Reports of diphtheria in adult population are also increasing. Here we describe three recent outbreaks of diphtheria in Dibrugarh district, Assam in two consecutive years. The study was undertaken in Assam Medical College & Hospital, Dibrugarh after the… (More)
DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2016/20212.8144


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