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Capillaria hepatica, A Case Report and Review of the Literatures

Maryam Kazemi Aghdam 1 , Abdollah Karimi 2 , Ali Amanati 2 , * , Javad Ghoroubi 3 , Maliheh Khoddami 1 , Bibi Shahin Shamsian 4 , Ahmad shamsizadeh 5 and Sara Zahedi Far 6
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1 Pediatric Pathology Research Center, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Pediatric Infections Research Center, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Pediatric Surgery Research Center, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Pediatric Congenital Hemathologic Disorders Research Center, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Infectious and Tropical Disease Research Center, Aboozar Children Hospital, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
6 Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: April 01, 2015, 3 (2); e19398
  • Published Online: April 15, 2015
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: April 10, 2014
  • Revised: May 17, 2014
  • Accepted: June 6, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.19398

To Cite: Kazemi Aghdam M, Karimi A, Amanati A, Ghoroubi J, Khoddami M, et al. Capillaria hepatica, A Case Report and Review of the Literatures, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2015 ; 3(2):e19398. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.19398.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnote
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