Letter to the Editor
 

COVID-19 Pandemic and Influenza Season in Hospitalized Patients: Concerns and Suggestions

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This is a letter to the editor.

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IssueVol 20 No 3 (2021) QRcode
SectionLetter to the Editor
Published2021-06-06
DOI https://doi.org/10.18502/ijaai.v20i3.6340
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Norooznezhad AH. COVID-19 Pandemic and Influenza Season in Hospitalized Patients: Concerns and Suggestions. Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol. 20(3):382-383.