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Efficacy of Ascorbic Acid Supplementation in Relief of Symptoms Due to Febrile Upper Urinary Tract Infection in Children, a Clinical Trial and Hospital Based Study

Parsa Yousefichaijan 1 , Ali Ahmad Goudarzi 2 , Masoud Rezagholizamenjany 2 , * , Manijeh Kahbazi 3 , Mohammad Rafeie 4 , Ali Arjmand Shabestari 3 , Fakhreddin Shariatmadari 3 and Hassan Taherahmadi 3
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1 Department of Pediatric Nephrology, AmirKabir Hospital, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, Iran
2 School of Medicine, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, Iran
3 Department of Pediatric, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, Iran
4 Department of Biostatistics, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: October 2018, 6 (4); e57071
  • Published Online: July 23, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 23, 2017
  • Revised: March 6, 2018
  • Accepted: March 11, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.57071

To Cite: Yousefichaijan P, Ahmad Goudarzi A , Rezagholizamenjany M, Kahbazi M, Rafeie M, et al. Efficacy of Ascorbic Acid Supplementation in Relief of Symptoms Due to Febrile Upper Urinary Tract Infection in Children, a Clinical Trial and Hospital Based Study, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2018 ; 6(4):e57071. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.57071.

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