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Is Propionibacterium acnes a Causative Agent in Benign Prostate Hyperplasia and Prostate Cancer?

Masoud Dadashi 1 , 2 , Gita Eslami 2 , Afsoon Taghavi 2 , Hossein Goudarzi 2 , Bahareh Hajikhani 2 , * , Mehdi Goudarzi 2 and Mona Ghazi 2
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1 Cancer Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: June 2018, 13 (3); e58947
  • Published Online: June 30, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 27, 2017
  • Revised: December 2, 2017
  • Accepted: December 10, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.58947

To Cite: Dadashi M, Eslami G, Taghavi A, Goudarzi H, Hajikhani B, et al. Is Propionibacterium acnes a Causative Agent in Benign Prostate Hyperplasia and Prostate Cancer?, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2018 ; 13(3):e58947. doi: 10.5812/archcid.58947.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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