Acute Pyelonephritis in Pregnancy and the Outcomes in Pregnant Patients

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To Cite : Saleh P, Noshad H, Mallah F, Ramouz A. Acute Pyelonephritis in Pregnancy and the Outcomes in Pregnant Patients, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2015 ;10(3):e28886. doi: 10.5812/archcid.28886.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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