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Urine-Based Nested PCR for the Diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: A Comparative Study Between HIV-Positive and HIV-Negative Patients

Mahin Jamshidi Makiani 1 , Parivash Davoodian 2 , Mahnaz Baghershiroodi 3 , Abdol Azim Nejatizadeh 2 , 3 , Farideh Fakkhar 4 , Mehrangiz Zangeneh 5 , 6 , * and Nadia Jahangiri 6
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1 Antimicrobial Resistance Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Infectious Disease Research Center, Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences, Bandar Abbas, IR Iran
3 Cellular & Molecular Research Center, Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences, Bandar Abbas, IR Iran
4 Bandar Abbas Health Center, TB control center, Hormozagan University of Medical Sciences, Bandar Abbas, IR Iran
5 Department of Infectious Disease, Tehran Medical Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, IR Iran
6 Department of Endocrinology and Female Infertility, Reproductive Biomedicine Research Center, Royan Institute for Reproductive Biomedicine, ACECR, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: August 01, 2016, 9 (8); e35634
  • Published Online: July 26, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 13, 2016
  • Revised: June 28, 2016
  • Accepted: July 15, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.35634

To Cite: Jamshidi Makiani M, Davoodian P, Baghershiroodi M, Nejatizadeh A A, Fakkhar F, et al. Urine-Based Nested PCR for the Diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: A Comparative Study Between HIV-Positive and HIV-Negative Patients, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2016 ; 9(8):e35634. doi: 10.5812/jjm.35634.

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