Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Oral Zinc Sulfate as Adjuvant Treatment in Children With Nephrolithiasis: a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial

Parsa Yousefichaijan 1 , Ali Cyrus 2 , Fatemeh Dorreh 3 , Mohammad Rafeie 4 , Mojtaba Sharafkhah 5 , * , Faryar Frohar 1 and Fatemeh Safi 6
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1 Department of Pediatric Nephrology, School of Medicine, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, IR Iran
2 Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, IR Iran
3 Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, IR Iran
4 Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, IR Iran
5 Students Research Committee, School of Medicine, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, IR Iran
6 Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: December 28, 2015, 25 (6); e1445
  • Published Online: December 23, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 13, 2015
  • Accepted: August 22, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.1445

To Cite: Yousefichaijan P, Cyrus A, Dorreh F, Rafeie M, Sharafkhah M, et al. Oral Zinc Sulfate as Adjuvant Treatment in Children With Nephrolithiasis: a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial, Iran J Pediatr. 2015 ; 25(6):e1445. doi: 10.5812/ijp.1445.

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