Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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An Odd Presentation of Larval Infection: A Cardiac Mass due to Infection with Ascaridida

Mohammad Reza Mirzaaghayan 1 , 2 , Ehsan Aghaei Moghadam 1 , 3 , * , Azin Ghamari 1 , Shadi Alimehr 4 and Farzaneh Zahabiun 3
Authors Information
1 Children’s Medical Center, Pediatrics Center of Excellence, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Cardiac Surgery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Pediatrics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Parasitology and Mycology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: October 2018, 28 (5); e61439
  • Published Online: July 24, 2018
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: September 6, 2017
  • Revised: December 22, 2017
  • Accepted: January 2, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.61439

To Cite: Mirzaaghayan M R, Aghaei Moghadam E, Ghamari A, Alimehr S, Zahabiun F. An Odd Presentation of Larval Infection: A Cardiac Mass due to Infection with Ascaridida, Iran J Pediatr. 2018 ; 28(5):e61439. doi: 10.5812/ijp.61439.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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