Abdollah Abbasi

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Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is a widely distributed lethal disease, worldwide. Humans are usually infected with CCHF virus through a tick bite or close contact with viral contaminated tissues or with blood of domestic animals or of infected patients. The present study reports six cases of CCHF, who were in contact with both infected tissues and(More)
Sir Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) is an acute, tick-borne viral, zoonotic disease with hemorrhagic manifestations and considerable mortality in humans. It was first observed in Crimea in 1944 and was first isolated in Africa (Congo) from a febrile patient in 1956. The virus is widely distributed around the world (1, 2). CCHF is caused by an RNA(More)
BACKGROUND Acceleration in sputum smear conversion helps faster improvement and decreased probability of the transfer of TB. In this study, we aimed to investigate the effect of green tea extract supplementation on sputum smear conversion and weight changes in smear positive pulmonary TB patients in Iran. METHODS In this double blind clinical study, TB(More)
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