Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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A Three Month-Old Girl with Cleft (Bifid) Sternum and Hemangioma of the Face

Behzad Mohammadpour Ahranjani 1 , * , Maryam Qodsi 1 and Armen Malekian Taghi 1
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1 Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: In Press (In Press); e84799
  • Published Online: January 15, 2019
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: September 30, 2018
  • Revised: December 24, 2018
  • Accepted: December 29, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.84799

To Cite: Mohammadpour Ahranjani B , Qodsi M, Malekian Taghi A . A Three Month-Old Girl with Cleft (Bifid) Sternum and Hemangioma of the Face, Iran J Pediatr. Online ahead of Print ; In Press(In Press):e84799. doi: 10.5812/ijp.84799.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Footnotes
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