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Bacterial Etiologies and Antibiotic Susceptibility Pattern of Urinary Tract Infections at the Pediatric Ward of Dastgheib Hospital, Shiraz, Iran: A Three-Year Study (2009 - 2011)

Mohammad Motamedifar 1 , 2 , * , Khosro Zamani 1 , Yashgin Hassanzadeh 1 , * and Sajedeh Pashoutan 1
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1 Department of Bacteriology and Virology, Medical School, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Shiraz HIV/AIDS Research Center (SHARC), Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
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  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: April 30, 2016, 11 (2); e28973
  • Published Online: March 27, 2016
  • Article Type: Brief Report
  • Received: May 6, 2015
  • Revised: January 31, 2016
  • Accepted: February 7, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.28973

To Cite: Motamedifar M, Zamani K, Hassanzadeh Y, Pashoutan S. Bacterial Etiologies and Antibiotic Susceptibility Pattern of Urinary Tract Infections at the Pediatric Ward of Dastgheib Hospital, Shiraz, Iran: A Three-Year Study (2009 - 2011), Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2016 ; 11(2):e28973. doi: 10.5812/archcid.28973.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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