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Selected References

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    Dana M. Woodhall, Mark L. Eberhard, and Monica E. Parise
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 2014 90:810-813; doi:10.4269/ajtmh.13-0725
  • Neglected parasitic infections: what every family physician needs to know.
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    Am Fam Physician. 2014 May 15;89(10):803-11.
  • Ocular toxocariasis: epidemiologic, anatomic, and therapeutic variations based on a survey of ophthalmic subspecialists.
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