International Journal of Infection

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Thrombocytopenia in Confirmed HCV Cases

Warveen L Abdulkareem 1 , Rozha A Abdullah 1 and Nawfal R Hussein 1 , *
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1 Department of Internal Medicine, Azadi Teaching Hospital, College of Medicine, University of Duhok, Duhok, Kurdistan Region, Iraq
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  • International Journal of Infection: October 2017, 4 (4); e42102
  • Published Online: November 12, 2016
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: September 5, 2016
  • Accepted: September 6, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/iji.42102

To Cite: L Abdulkareem W, A Abdullah R, R Hussein N. Thrombocytopenia in Confirmed HCV Cases, Int J Infect. 2017 ; 4(4):e42102. doi: 10.5812/iji.42102.

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