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Yellow Scorpion Bite: Ignore or Take it Seriously?

Kourosh Azizi 1 , Armin Akbarzadeh 2 , * and Mohamed Amin Ghobadifar 3
Authors Information
1 Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, School of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Student Research Committee, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Faculty of Medicine, Zoonoses Research Center, Jahrom University of Medical Sciences, Jahrom, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: December 2016, 18 (12); e59045
  • Published Online: August 30, 2016
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: March 31, 2015
  • Revised: January 21, 2016
  • Accepted: April 18, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.28942

To Cite: Azizi K, Akbarzadeh A, Ghobadifar M A. Yellow Scorpion Bite: Ignore or Take it Seriously?, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2016 ; 18(12):e59045. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.28942.

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