Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

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Increasing the HCV Prevalence in Ahvaz: Bells Ring!!

Seyyed Mohammad Miri 1 and Seyed Moayed Alavian 1 , *
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1 Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: May 01, 2013, 6 (3); 309-10
  • Published Online: May 1, 2013
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: July 7, 2012
  • Revised: August 15, 2012
  • Accepted: August 25, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.7130

To Cite: Miri S M, Alavian S M. Increasing the HCV Prevalence in Ahvaz: Bells Ring!!, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2013 ; 6(3):309-10. doi: 10.5812/jjm.7130.

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