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Morphological Characterization of Potentially Pathogenic Thermophilic Amoebae Isolated From Surface Water in Mashhad, Iran

Mohammad Reza Mahmoudi 1 , Fariba Berenji 2 , * , Abdolmajid Fata 2 , Mohammad Javad Najafzadeh 2 , Amin Asadian 2 and Maryam Salehi 3
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1 Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht, IR Iran
2 Department of Parasitology , School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
3 Department of Community Medicine, School Of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: April 01, 2015, 8 (4); e25944
  • Published Online: April 18, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: December 9, 2014
  • Revised: March 22, 2015
  • Accepted: March 15, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.8(4)2015.25944

To Cite: Mahmoudi M R, Berenji F, Fata A, Najafzadeh M J, Asadian A, et al. Morphological Characterization of Potentially Pathogenic Thermophilic Amoebae Isolated From Surface Water in Mashhad, Iran, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2015 ; 8(4):e25944. doi: 10.5812/jjm.8(4)2015.25944.

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