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Epidemiology and Molecular Detection of HAV, HBV, and HCV in Patients with Acute Hepatitis Symptoms in Ahvaz

Maryam Tabasi 1 , * , Manoochehr Makvandi 1 , Ali Teimoori 1 , Maryam Dastoorpoor 2 , Hamid Moradzadegan 3 , Mahdi Parsanahad 1 , Roya Pirmoradi 1 and Chiman Karami 1
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1 Department of Virology, Faculty of Medicine, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran
2 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Public Health, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran
3 Pasteur Laboratory, Ahvaz, Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: May 2018, 11 (5); e63317
  • Published Online: May 7, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 27, 2017
  • Revised: January 18, 2018
  • Accepted: April 4, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.63317

To Cite: Tabasi M, Makvandi M, Teimoori A, Dastoorpoor M, Moradzadegan H, et al. Epidemiology and Molecular Detection of HAV, HBV, and HCV in Patients with Acute Hepatitis Symptoms in Ahvaz, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2018 ; 11(5):e63317. doi: 10.5812/jjm.63317.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
6. Conclusions
Acknowledgements
Footnote
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