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Clinical and Laboratory Characteristics of Pediatric Campylobacter spp. Acute Gastroenteritis

Mojgan Mazaheri 1 , 2 , Mostafa Haji Rezaei 1 , Marzieh Aalinezhad 3 , 4 , Mohammad Reza Sharif 1 , * and Tabassom Akhavan 1
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1 Infectious Diseases Research Center, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan, Iran
2 Department of Pediatrics, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, Iran
3 Department of Radiology, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
4 Medical Students’ Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: October 01, 2016, 4 (4); e35730
  • Published Online: July 13, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 23, 2015
  • Revised: May 8, 2016
  • Accepted: June 6, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.35730

To Cite: Mazaheri M, Haji Rezaei M, Aalinezhad M, Sharif M R, Akhavan T. Clinical and Laboratory Characteristics of Pediatric Campylobacter spp. Acute Gastroenteritis, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2016 ; 4(4):e35730. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.35730.

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