Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Evaluation of the Correlation Between tTG-IgA Titer and Duodenal Biopsy Findings in Children With Suspected Celiac Disease

Mitra-Azra Aldaghi 1 , Seyed-Mohsen Dehghani 1 , * and Mahmood Haghighat 1
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1 Department of Pediatrics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: February 28, 2016, 26 (1); e3615
  • Published Online: January 30, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 22, 2015
  • Revised: October 21, 2015
  • Accepted: November 7, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.3615

To Cite: Aldaghi M, Dehghani S, Haghighat M. Evaluation of the Correlation Between tTG-IgA Titer and Duodenal Biopsy Findings in Children With Suspected Celiac Disease, Iran J Pediatr. 2016 ;26(1):e3615. doi: 10.5812/ijp.3615.

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