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Comparison Between the Frequency of Hepatitis E Virus Among Major Thalassemia Patients With Control Group in Mashhad, North East of Iran

Ali Golshan 1 and Fatemeh Abrishami 2 , *
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1 Departmentof Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Dental School, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
2 Department of Hematology, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Infection: October 2017, 4 (4); e14180
  • Published Online: June 3, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 27, 2017
  • Revised: January 29, 2017
  • Accepted: January 30, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/iji.14180

To Cite: Golshan A, Abrishami F. Comparison Between the Frequency of Hepatitis E Virus Among Major Thalassemia Patients With Control Group in Mashhad, North East of Iran, Int J Infect. 2017 ; 4(4):e14180. doi: 10.5812/iji.14180.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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