Prevalence of Hepatitis C Virus Antibodies among Beta-Thalassemia Major Patients in Kurdistan Province, Iran

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To Cite : Mohammadi S, Khodabandehloo M. Prevalence of Hepatitis C Virus Antibodies among Beta-Thalassemia Major Patients in Kurdistan Province, Iran, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2017 ;12(3):e62419. doi: 10.5812/archcid.62419.
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Abstract
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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