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Zika Virus Infection and Sexual Transmission: A Serious Challenge in the Public Health of the Societies

Sayed Alireza Mirsane 1 , * and Nasrin Oraei 2
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1 Surgical Technologist, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan, IR Iran
2 Lecturer of Education Office, Esfahan, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: July 2017, 5 (3); e58308
  • Published Online: July 19, 2017
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: November 11, 2016
  • Accepted: November 14, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.58308

To Cite: Mirsane S A, Oraei N. Zika Virus Infection and Sexual Transmission: A Serious Challenge in the Public Health of the Societies, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2017 ; 5(3):e58308. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.58308.

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