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iceberg phenomenon is the representation of disease burden of a community. The clinically apparent cases represent only a small fraction of the total cases of disease in the community and reprented by the tip of the iceberg. Inapparent cases, including preclinical, subclinical, chronic, and latent diseases being even more prevalent, represented by the huge submerge portion of the iceberg. By Dr. Monowar Ahmad Tarafdar

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