Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Infant Botulism Infant Botulism

Infant botulism is the most common form of this disease. About 500 cases of infant botulism have been reported since it was first discovered in 1976.

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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2007 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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