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Membrane Score of Kneen et al in a Patient with Diphtheria

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases
Cardiology
Pulmonology & Critical Care
Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

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Description:

Kneen et al developed a score for describing the extent of the pharyngeal membrane (psuedomembrane) in patients with diphtheria. The authors are from the Centre for Tropical Diseases in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, England.

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