Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Ultrasound Guided Wire Localization of Anal Tract in Imperforate Anus

Seyed Ali Alamdaran 1 , Jahanbakhsh Hashemi 2 , Ali Feyzi 2 , Ali Azadmand 3 , Masoud Mahdavi Rashed 2 , Samira Jafari 2 and Marjan Joodi 1 , *
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1 Surgical Oncology Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
2 Department Radiology, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
3 Faculty of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: August 2018, 28 (4); e65338
  • Published Online: March 13, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 19, 2017
  • Revised: January 20, 2018
  • Accepted: January 29, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.65338

To Cite: Alamdaran S A, Hashemi J, Feyzi A, Azadmand A, Mahdavi Rashed M, et al. Ultrasound Guided Wire Localization of Anal Tract in Imperforate Anus, Iran J Pediatr. 2018 ; 28(4):e65338. doi: 10.5812/ijp.65338.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
4. Conclusions
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