Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

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Entamoebahistolytica or Entamoeba histolytica/E. dispar

Hossein Hooshyar 1 , * and Parvin Rostamkhani 1
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1 Department of Parasitology, School of Medicine, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan, IR Iran
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: March 01, 2013, 6 (2); 197-198
  • Published Online: March 2, 2013
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: April 18, 2012
  • Revised: May 6, 2012
  • Accepted: May 7, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.5230

To Cite: Hooshyar H, Rostamkhani P. Entamoebahistolytica or Entamoeba histolytica/E. dispar , Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2013 ; 6(2):197-198. doi: 10.5812/jjm.5230.

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