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Sub-Conjunctival Injection of Antibiotics vs. Povidone-Iodine Drop on Bacterial Colonies in Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery

Mahamoudreza Panahibazaz 1 , Mojataba Moosavian 2 , Gholamreza Khataminia 1 , Mostafa Feghhi 1 , * , Farsim Yazdi 1 and Effat Abbasi Montazeri 2
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1 Department of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Research Center, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
2 Department of Microbiology, Infectious Research Center, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: September 01, 2014, 7 (9); e13108
  • Published Online: September 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 25, 2013
  • Revised: November 10, 2013
  • Accepted: March 31, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.13108

To Cite: Panahibazaz M, Moosavian M, Khataminia G, Feghhi M, Yazdi F, et al. Sub-Conjunctival Injection of Antibiotics vs. Povidone-Iodine Drop on Bacterial Colonies in Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2014 ; 7(9):e13108. doi: 10.5812/jjm.13108.

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