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Published: 19 December 2013

624 Pages | Approx 200 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199641024

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Tapeworms, Lice, and Prions was Highly Commended in the Popular Medicine category of the BMA Book Awards 2014.

Tapeworms, Lice, and Prions

A compendium of unpleasant infections

David Grove

  • A fascinating reference guide to a wide range of infectious agents
  • Covers the full range of biological types · from worms through to arthropods, fungi, protozoa, bacteria, viruses, and prions
  • Each section describes the clinical features of each infection and the details of the infectious agent
  • Examines the history and fascinating stories of those who discovered these infectious diseases

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