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Prophylactic Probiotics for Prevention of Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC) in Low Birth Weight Neonates

Anahita Sanaei Dashti 1 , 2 , Seyyed Abolfazl Afjeh 2 , 3 , * , Azita Basiry 3 , Fariba Shirvani 2 , Kimia Seifi 2 and Zahra Mohammad Taheri 4
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1 Professor Alborzi Clinical Microbiology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Pediatric Infections Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Mahdieh Medical Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Nikootec Company, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: January 01, 2014, 2 (1); 174-179
  • Published Online: January 7, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 16, 2013
  • Revised: July 6, 2013
  • Accepted: July 20, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.11603

To Cite: Sanaei Dashti A, Abolfazl Afjeh S, Basiry A, Shirvani F, Seifi K, et al. Prophylactic Probiotics for Prevention of Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC) in Low Birth Weight Neonates, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2014 ; 2(1):174-179. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.11603.

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