Journal of Archives in Military Medicine

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Outbreak of Infectious Disease Among Military Conscripts in Thailand: A Summary of the Problem in Tropical Settings

Beuy Joob 1 , * and Viroj Wiwanitkit 2
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1 Sanitation 1 Medical Academic Center, Bangkok, Thailand
2 Hainan Medical Unviersity, Haikou, China
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  • Journal of Archives in Military Medicine: February 01, 2016, 4 (1); e36619
  • Published Online: February 20, 2016
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: January 25, 2016
  • Accepted: January 25, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/jamm.36619

To Cite: Joob B, Wiwanitkit V. Outbreak of Infectious Disease Among Military Conscripts in Thailand: A Summary of the Problem in Tropical Settings, J Arch Mil Med. 2016 ; 4(1):e36619. doi: 10.5812/jamm.36619.

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