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Seroprevalence of Pertussis Antibodies in Maternal and Cord Blood Sample of Their Newborns

Fahimeh Ghotbizadeh 1 , Mohammad Ali Rezaei Nayeh 2 , Seyed Alireza Fahimzad 2 , * and Abdollah Karimi 2
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1 Maternal, Fetal and Neonatal Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Pediatric Infections Research Center, Research Institute for Children Health, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: April 2018, 6 (2); e13751
  • Published Online: March 10, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 12, 2017
  • Revised: August 23, 2017
  • Accepted: October 6, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.13751

To Cite: Ghotbizadeh F, Rezaei Nayeh M A, Fahimzad S A, Karimi A. Seroprevalence of Pertussis Antibodies in Maternal and Cord Blood Sample of Their Newborns, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2018 ; 6(2):e13751. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.13751.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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