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Congenital Tuberculosis: A Newborn Case Report With Rare Manifestation

Hadi Khorsand Zak 1 , Shahin Mafinezhad 1 , * and Ali Haghbin 1
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1 Department of Pediatrics, North Khorasan University of Medical Sciences, Bojnurd, IR Iran
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  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: October 01, 2016, 18 (10); e23572
  • Published Online: June 8, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: September 12, 2014
  • Revised: June 12, 2015
  • Accepted: August 22, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.23572

To Cite: Khorsand Zak H, Mafinezhad S, Haghbin A. Congenital Tuberculosis: A Newborn Case Report With Rare Manifestation, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2016 ; 18(10):e23572. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.23572.

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