International Journal of Infection

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Cholera Outbreaks Evaluation in Sistan and Baluchestan Province of Iran

Narjes Sargolzaie 1 and Malek Kiani 2 , *
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1 Community Medicine Department, School of Medicine, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences Zahedan, IR Iran
2 Control Diseases Center, Health Center, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Infection: May 30, 2014, 1 (1); e19636
  • Published Online: May 12, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 19, 2014
  • Revised: February 27, 2014
  • Accepted: April 22, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/iji.19636

To Cite: Sargolzaie N, Kiani M. Cholera Outbreaks Evaluation in Sistan and Baluchestan Province of Iran, Int J Infect. 2014 ; 1(1):e19636. doi: 10.17795/iji.19636.

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