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Last updated: December 1, 2014
Zeiger, Roni F.. "Meningitis." Diagnosaurus, 4th ed., McGraw-Hill Education, 2014. 5minute, www.unboundmedicine.com/5minute/view/Diagnosaurus/114423/all/Meningitis.
Zeiger RF. Meningitis. Diagnosaurus. 4th ed. McGraw-Hill Education; 2014. https://www.unboundmedicine.com/5minute/view/Diagnosaurus/114423/all/Meningitis. Accessed October 22, 2019.
Zeiger, R. F. (2014). Meningitis. In Diagnosaurus. Available from https://www.unboundmedicine.com/5minute/view/Diagnosaurus/114423/all/Meningitis
Zeiger RF. Meningitis [Internet]. In: Diagnosaurus. McGraw-Hill Education; 2014. [cited 2019 October 22]. Available from: https://www.unboundmedicine.com/5minute/view/Diagnosaurus/114423/all/Meningitis.
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