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Possible Link Between Toxoplasma gondii Infection and Mood Disorders in Lorestan Province, Western Iran

Farnaz Kheirandish 1 , Hedayat Nazari 2 , Hossein Mahmoudvand 1 , Yaser Yaseri 3 , Mohammad Javad Tarahi 4 , Shirzad Fallahi 1 and Behrouz Ezatpour 5 , *
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1 Department of Medical Parasitology and Mycology, School of Medicine, Lorestan University of Medical Sciences, Khorramabad, IR Iran
2 Social Determinants of Health Research Center, Lorestan University of Medical Sciences, Khorramabad, IR Iran
3 School of Medicine, Lorestan University of Medical Sciences, Khorramabad, IR Iran
4 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Lorestan University of Medical Sciences, Khorramabad, IR Iran
5 Razi Herbal Medicines Research Center, Lorestan University of Medical Sciences, Khorramabad, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: October 01, 2016, 11 (4); e36602
  • Published Online: July 21, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 25, 2016
  • Revised: July 2, 2016
  • Accepted: July 12, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.36602

To Cite: Kheirandish F, Nazari H, Mahmoudvand H, Yaseri Y, Tarahi M J, et al. Possible Link Between Toxoplasma gondii Infection and Mood Disorders in Lorestan Province, Western Iran, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2016 ; 11(4):e36602. doi: 10.5812/archcid.36602.

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