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Detection and Genotyping of Human Papillomavirus in Cervical Tissue Samples in Ahvaz, Southwest Iran

Mojtaba Hamidi-Fard 1 , Mojtaba Fattahi-Abdizadeh 1 , Manoochehr Makvandi 1 , Nastaran Ranjbari 2 , Esrafil Mansoori 3 and Alireza Samarbaf-Zadeh 1 , *
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1 Department of Virology, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
2 Department of Pathology, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Ahvaz, IR Iran
3 Department of Anatomical sciences, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: September 01, 2013, 6 (7); e4569
  • Published Online: September 1, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 19, 2012
  • Revised: July 31, 2012
  • Accepted: October 22, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.4569

To Cite: Hamidi-Fard M, Fattahi-Abdizadeh M, Makvandi M, Ranjbari N, Mansoori E, et al. Detection and Genotyping of Human Papillomavirus in Cervical Tissue Samples in Ahvaz, Southwest Iran, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2013 ; 6(7):e4569. doi: 10.5812/jjm.4569.

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