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Oropharyngeal Colonization of Haemophilus influenzae Type b and Serologic Response After Administration of Third Dose of Pentavalent Vaccine to 12-Month-Old Children in Karaj, Iran, 2016

Fariba Shirvani 1 , Reza Arjmand 2 , * , Mehri Golami 3 , Esfandiar Najafi Tavana 2 , Samira Saee Rad 4 , Kumars Pourrostami 2 , Omid Safari 2 , Saeed Nikkhah 2 , Mostafa Qorbani 5 , Nasrin Elahimehr 2 , Ehsan Zahmatkesh 2 and Kimia Seifi 6
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1 Pediatric Infections Research Center, Research Institute for Children Health, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Pediatric, Emam Ali Hospital, Alborz University of Medical Sciences, Karaj, Iran
3 Alborz University of Medical Sciences, Karaj, Iran
4 Medical Genetic Laboratory, Karaj, Iran
5 Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinical Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
6 Young Researchers and Elite Club, Roudehen Branch, Islamic Azad University, Roudehen, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: 7 (1); e82238
  • Published Online: January 13, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 18, 2018
  • Revised: October 29, 2018
  • Accepted: November 10, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.82238

To Cite: Shirvani F, Arjmand R, Golami M, Najafi Tavana E , Saee Rad S, et al. Oropharyngeal Colonization of Haemophilus influenzae Type b and Serologic Response After Administration of Third Dose of Pentavalent Vaccine to 12-Month-Old Children in Karaj, Iran, 2016, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. Online ahead of Print ; 7(1):e82238. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.82238.

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