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Frequency of VDRL seropositivity among clinically healthy adult men from districts of Punjab province in Pakistan
  1. Omar Hyder1,
  2. Mohsin Ijaz2,
  3. Muhammad Ateeq Arshad3,
  4. Tahseen Zahira3
  1. 1Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Rawalpindi Medical College, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
  2. 2Department of Internal Medicine, Bronx-Lebanon Hospital, New York, USA
  3. 3Healthcare Diagnostic Center, Gujranwala, Pakistan
  1. Correspondence to Dr Omar Hyder, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Rawalpindi Medical College, Rawalpindi, Pakistan; hyder{at}

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