Adolescence and Sexually Transmitted Infections: A Portuguese Single-Center Report

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https://doi.org/10.20344/amp.21479

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Adolescent, Adolescent Medicine, Mass Screening, Portugal, Prevalence, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Bacterial/epidemiology

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2024-07-01

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Parreira de Andrade B, Pereira A, Bandeira Santos A, Fonseca P. Adolescence and Sexually Transmitted Infections: A Portuguese Single-Center Report. Acta Med Port [Internet]. 2024 Jul. 1 [cited 2024 Jul. 25];37(7-8):570-1. Available from: https://www.actamedicaportuguesa.com/revista/index.php/amp/article/view/21479

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