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Comparison of Clinical Findings and Rapid Streptococcal Antigen Detection Test in the Diagnosis of Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Pharyngitis

Fahimeh Ehsanipour 1 , Masoumeh Mirghorbani 1 , Hossein Masoumi Asl 1 , Nahid Vahid Harandi 1 and Khadijeh Khanaliha 1 , *
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1 Research Center of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Rasoul-e-Akram Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: April 30, 2016, 11 (2); e34590
  • Published Online: April 17, 2016
  • Article Type: Rapid Communication
  • Received: November 11, 2015
  • Revised: February 10, 2016
  • Accepted: February 14, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.34590

To Cite: Ehsanipour F, Mirghorbani M, Masoumi Asl H, Vahid Harandi N, Khanaliha K. Comparison of Clinical Findings and Rapid Streptococcal Antigen Detection Test in the Diagnosis of Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Pharyngitis, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2016 ; 11(2):e34590. doi: 10.5812/archcid.34590.

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