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Molecular Detection of Antibiotic Resistance Genes Among Enterococcus faecalis Isolated From Fecal and Urine Samples of Patients With Community-Acquired Urinary Tract Infections

Marjan Rashidan 1 , Zohreh Ghalavand 1 , Gita Eslami 1 , Latif Gachkar 2 , Mohammad Rahbar 3 , Ronak Khosravi 1 , Ghazaleh Ghandchi 4 and Fatemeh Fallah 2 , *
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1 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Microbiology, Reference Health Laboratories, Ministry of Health, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Pediatric Infections Research Center, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: July 01, 2016, 4 (3); e36262
  • Published Online: May 30, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 11, 2016
  • Revised: March 11, 2016
  • Accepted: April 4, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.36262

To Cite: Rashidan M, Ghalavand Z, Eslami G, Gachkar L, Rahbar M, et al. Molecular Detection of Antibiotic Resistance Genes Among Enterococcus faecalis Isolated From Fecal and Urine Samples of Patients With Community-Acquired Urinary Tract Infections, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2016 ; 4(3):e36262. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.36262.

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