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JAMA. 1986;255(20):2727-2735. doi:10.1001/jama.1986.03370200025006.
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Morris JG Jr, Lewin P, Smith CW, Black PA, Schneider R:  Ciguatera fish poisoning: epidemiology of the disease on St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands . Am J Trop Med Hyg 1982;31:574-578.
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