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Seroepidemiology of Bordetella pertussis Infection in Fresh College Students in Iran: A Multicenter Study

Iraj Sedighi 1 , Hamid Rahimi 2 , Monir Sadat Emadoleslami 3 , Alireza Fahimzad 4 , Firuzeh Hosseini 1 , Mandana Afsharian 5 , Ahmad Akbarzadeh 6 , Homayon Vahedi 3 , Ali Amanati 4 , Mansour Rezaei 5 and Keyghobad Ghadiri. 5 , *
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1 Department of Pediatrics, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
2 Department of Infectious Diseases, Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
3 Department of Pediatrics, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
4 Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Department of Pediatrics, Nosocomial Infections Research Center, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
6 Department of Pediatrics, Semnan University of Medical Siences, Semnan, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: January 30, 2014, 9 (1); e17922
  • Published Online: January 25, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 1, 2014
  • Accepted: January 10, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.17922

To Cite: Sedighi I, Rahimi H, Emadoleslami M S, Fahimzad A, Hosseini F, et al. Seroepidemiology of Bordetella pertussis Infection in Fresh College Students in Iran: A Multicenter Study, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2014 ; 9(1):e17922. doi: 10.5812/archcid.17922.

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