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Osteochondritis of Sternoclavicular Joint Due to Brucellosis: A Case Report

Maliheh Metanat 1 , Batool Sharifi-Mood 1 , * , Fatemeh Bahremand 1 , Farnoosh Sharifi-Mood 1 and Roshanak Sharifi 2
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1 Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Research Center, Boo-Ali Hospital, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, IR Iran
2 School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Infection: July 01, 2016, 3 (3); e36250
  • Published Online: March 2, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: January 13, 2016
  • Revised: January 18, 2016
  • Accepted: January 18, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/iji-36250

To Cite: Metanat M, Sharifi-Mood B, Bahremand F, Sharifi-Mood F, Sharifi R. Osteochondritis of Sternoclavicular Joint Due to Brucellosis: A Case Report, Int J Infect. 2016 ; 3(3):e36250. doi: 10.17795/iji-36250.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Footnote
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