Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Cytomegalovirus and Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis: Is There a Link?

Maliheh Khoddami 1 , Seyed-Alireza Nadji 2 , Paria Dehghanian 3 , * , Mahsa Vahdatinia 4 and Ahmad-Reza Shamshiri 5
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1 Pediatric Pathology Research Center, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Virology Research Center, National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases (NRITLD), Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Pediatric Infections Research Center, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Pathology, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Department of Community Oral Health, Dental Research Center, Dentistry Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: April 2016, 26 (2); e673
  • Published Online: February 27, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 13, 2015
  • Accepted: November 29, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.673

To Cite: Khoddami M, Nadji S, Dehghanian P, Vahdatinia M, Shamshiri A. Cytomegalovirus and Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis: Is There a Link?, Iran J Pediatr. 2016 ; 26(2):e673. doi: 10.5812/ijp.673.

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