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The Prevalence of Pneumocystis jiroveci in Bronchoalveolar Lavage Specimens of Lung Transplant Recipients Examined by the Nested PCR

Morteza Izadi 1 , Nematollah Jonaidi Jafari 1 , Javid Sadraei 2 , Abbas Mahmoodzadeh Poornaki 3 , Babak Rezavand 3 , * , Hossein Zarrinfar 4 , Jahangir Abdi 5 and Younes Mohammadi 6
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1 Health Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Parasitology Department of Medical School, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Parasitology, School of Medicine, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan,IR Iran
4 Allergy Research Center, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
5 Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, IR Iran
6 Department of Epidemiology & Bio-statistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: December 01, 2014, 7 (12); e13518
  • Published Online: December 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 11, 2013
  • Revised: November 11, 2013
  • Accepted: February 11, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.13518

To Cite: Izadi M, Jonaidi Jafari N, Sadraei J, Mahmoodzadeh Poornaki A, Rezavand B, et al. The Prevalence of Pneumocystis jiroveci in Bronchoalveolar Lavage Specimens of Lung Transplant Recipients Examined by the Nested PCR, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2014 ; 7(12):e13518. doi: 10.5812/jjm.13518.

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