Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

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An Outbreak of Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever in the South West of Iran

Mostafa Salehi-Vaziri 1 , Shokrollah Salmanzadeh 2 , Vahid Baniasadi 1 , Tahmineh Jalali 1 , 3 , Tahereh Mohammadi 1 , Sanam Azad-Manjiri 1 , Yasaman Jamshidi 1 , Sahar Khakifirouz 1 and Mehdi Fazlalipour 1 , *
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1 Department of Arboviruses and Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers (National Ref Lab), Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Health Research Institute, Infectious and Tropical Diseases Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
3 Department of Biology, Shahed University, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: January 2017, 10 (1); e60196
  • Published Online: December 11, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: August 23, 2016
  • Revised: November 15, 2016
  • Accepted: December 3, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.41735

To Cite: Salehi-Vaziri M, Salmanzadeh S, Baniasadi V, Jalali T, Mohammadi T, et al. An Outbreak of Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever in the South West of Iran, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2017 ; 10(1):e60196. doi: 10.5812/jjm.41735.

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1. Introduction
2. Outbreak Presentation
3. Discussion
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