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The β-Lactamase Disk Test: A Modified Method to Detect Extended-Spectrum-β-Lactamases in Multidrug-Resistant Escherichia coli Isolates

Davood Kalantar-Neyestanaki 1 , Maryam Koshesh 2 , Zahra Hashemizadeh 1 , Shahla Mansouri 1 , Abbas Bahador 3 and Mohammad Savari 3 , *
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1 Department of Microbiology and Virology, School of Medicine, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
2 Student Research Committee, School of Medicine, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
3 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: January 2017, 12 (1); e39070
  • Published Online: October 23, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 9, 2016
  • Revised: October 4, 2016
  • Accepted: October 5, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.39070

To Cite: Kalantar-Neyestanaki D, Koshesh M, Hashemizadeh Z, Mansouri S, Bahador A, et al. The β-Lactamase Disk Test: A Modified Method to Detect Extended-Spectrum-β-Lactamases in Multidrug-Resistant Escherichia coli Isolates, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2017 ; 12(1):e39070. doi: 10.5812/archcid.39070.

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