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Mycoplasma pneumonia in Cerebrospinal Fluids of Febrile Children With Neurologic Manifestations: A Cross Sectional Study, Tehran, Iran

Samileh Noorbakhsh 1 , * , Vida Zarabi 1 , Ahmad Reza Shamshiri 2 and Azardokht Tabatabaei 1
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1 Research center of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: November 01, 2013, 6 (9); e7523
  • Published Online: November 1, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 30, 2012
  • Revised: November 4, 2012
  • Accepted: December 15, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.7523

To Cite: Noorbakhsh S, Zarabi V, Shamshiri A R, Tabatabaei A. Mycoplasma pneumonia in Cerebrospinal Fluids of Febrile Children With Neurologic Manifestations: A Cross Sectional Study, Tehran, Iran, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2013 ; 6(9):e7523. doi: 10.5812/jjm.7523.

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