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Chlamydophila pneumoniae Infection Assessment in Children With Adenoid Hypertrophy Concomitant With Rhino Sinusitis

Shima Javadi Nia 1 , Vida Zarabi 1 , Samileh Noorbakhsh 1 , * , Mohammad Farhadi 2 and Sahar Ghavidel Darestani 2
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1 Research Center of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 ENT Head and Neck Surgery Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: August 01, 2014, 7 (8); e11134
  • Published Online: July 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 10, 2013
  • Revised: June 16, 2013
  • Accepted: July 15, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.11134

To Cite: Javadi Nia S, Zarabi V, Noorbakhsh S, Farhadi M, Ghavidel Darestani S. Chlamydophila pneumoniae Infection Assessment in Children With Adenoid Hypertrophy Concomitant With Rhino Sinusitis, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2014 ; 7(8):e11134. doi: 10.5812/jjm.11134.

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