The burning millipede

@article{Mason1994TheBM,
  title={The burning millipede},
  author={G. H. Mason and H. Thomson and P. Fergin and Rod W. Anderson},
  journal={Medical Journal of Australia},
  year={1994},
  volume={160}
}
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