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The Rise of Staphylococcal Super Antigens in Psoriatic Patients: A Case-Control Study

Najmolsadat Atefi 1 , Samileh Noorbakhsh 1 , * , Sahar Ghavidel Darestani 2 , Azardokht Tabatabaei 1 and Mohammadreza Rezaee 3
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1 Research Center of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Head and Neck Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Dermatology, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: May 01, 2014, 7 (5); e9912
  • Published Online: May 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 22, 2012
  • Revised: February 19, 2013
  • Accepted: March 10, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.9912

To Cite: Atefi N, Noorbakhsh S, Ghavidel Darestani S, Tabatabaei A, Rezaee M. The Rise of Staphylococcal Super Antigens in Psoriatic Patients: A Case-Control Study, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2014 ; 7(5):e9912. doi: 10.5812/jjm.9912.

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