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Age-related differences in symptoms, diagnosis and prognosis of bacteremia

Astrid L Wester1*, Oona Dunlop2, Kjetil K Melby34, Ulf R Dahle1 and Torgeir Bruun Wyller35

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1 Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, PO Box 4404, Nydalen, N-0403, Oslo Norway

2 Medical Intensive Care Unit, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

3 Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

4 Department of Microbiology, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

5 Department of Geriatric Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

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BMC Infectious Diseases 2013, 13:346  doi:10.1186/1471-2334-13-346

Published: 24 July 2013

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