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Epidemiology and pathophysiology of diphtheria

Authors

Luis F Barroso, MD

Instructor

Wake Forest University, Baptist Medical Center

P Samuel Pegram, MD, FACP

Professor Emeritus of Medicine

Wake Forest School of Medicine

Section Editors

Daniel J Sexton, MD

Editor-in-Chief — Infectious Diseases

Section Editor — Bacterial Infections

Professor of Medicine

Duke University Medical Center

Sheldon L Kaplan, MD

Editor-in-Chief — Pediatrics

Section Editor — Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Professor and Vice Chairman for Clinical Affairs

Baylor College of Medicine

Deputy Editor

Elinor L Baron, MD, DTMH

Deputy Editor — Infectious Diseases

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine

Tufts University School of Medicine

Peer Reviewer

Reviewers are not identified on topic reviews to preserve anonymity