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Report of a Family with Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Following Contact with Frozen Meat: A Case Seires Study

Maliheh Metanat 1 , Batool Sharifi-Mood 1 , * , Naeimeh Fathollahzadeh 1 , Leyli Rezaei Kahkha 1 , Fatemeh Bahremand 1 and Roshanak Sharifi 2
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1 Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Research Center, Resistant Tuberculosis Center, Zahedan, IR Iran
2 Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Mashhad, IR Iran
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  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: January 2018, 13 (1); e14933
  • Published Online: November 27, 2017
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: July 17, 2016
  • Revised: June 10, 2017
  • Accepted: September 24, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.14933

To Cite: Metanat M, Sharifi-Mood B, Fathollahzadeh N, Rezaei Kahkha L, Bahremand F, et al. Report of a Family with Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Following Contact with Frozen Meat: A Case Seires Study, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2018 ; 13(1):e14933. doi: 10.5812/archcid.14933.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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