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Use of C-Reactive Protein as a Diagnostic Tool for Early Detection of Bacterial Infection After Liver Transplantation

Kamran Bagheri Lankarani 1 , Seyede Amine Hojati 2 , * and Seyed Taghi Heydari 1
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1 Health Policy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Gastroenterohepatology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
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  • Hepatitis Monthly: September 01, 2016, 16 (9); e41054
  • Published Online: August 20, 2016
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: July 25, 2016
  • Accepted: August 13, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.41054

To Cite: Bagheri Lankarani K, Hojati S A, Heydari S T. Use of C-Reactive Protein as a Diagnostic Tool for Early Detection of Bacterial Infection After Liver Transplantation, Hepat Mon. 2016 ; 16(9):e41054. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.41054.

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