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A Report of Two Clinical Coinfections with Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli in Infantile Dysentery

Elnaz Abbasi 1 , 2 and Ehsanollah Ghaznavi-Rad 3 , *
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1 Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, Iran
2 Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Khomein University of Medical Sciences, Khomein, Iran
3 Molecular and Medicine Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: 7 (2); e80116
  • Published Online: April 15, 2019
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: June 2, 2018
  • Revised: January 2, 2019
  • Accepted: January 8, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.80116

To Cite: Abbasi E, Ghaznavi-Rad E. A Report of Two Clinical Coinfections with Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli in Infantile Dysentery, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. Online ahead of Print ; 7(2):e80116. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.80116.

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