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Fairfield Infectious Diseases Hospital
... Fairfield Infectious Diseases Hospital, originally known as Queens Memorial Infectious Diseases Hospital, operated from 1904 to its closure in 1996 ... of Fairfield, it developed an international reputation for the research and treatment of infectious diseases ... When it closed, it was the last specific infectious diseases hospital in Australia ...

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