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Evaluation of the leukocyte esterase test (LET) as pre-screening test to reduce costs for national population-based Chlamydia trachomatis screening programs



Evaluation of the leukocyte esterase test (LET) as pre-screening test to reduce costs for national population-based Chlamydia trachomatis screening programs



Journal of Adolescent Health 38(4): 332-3; Author Reply 333-4




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PMID: 16549289

DOI: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2005.11.004


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