Ramin Yaghoobi

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Polyoma virus nephropathy occurs in 3% to 4% of renal transplant recipients, causing graft loss in 50% of cases. In this study we sought to identify the incidence of polyoma virus infection among our transplanted patients on the basis of age, sex, creatinine level, and postoperative period. During this study the 1086 urine samples collected from 362(More)
BACKGROUND A number of effective topical therapies are available for the treatment of tinea versicolor (TV). However, topical antifungals are difficult to apply to a large body surface area and for this reason TV is perhaps more easily treated with systemic agents. METHODS A total of 128 patients with TV, aged 15-55 years, were entered into a randomized,(More)
Management of renal transplant patients requires periodic measurement of renal function especially in early post transplant period. This is usually assessed by measuring the creatinine clearance, but because of its limitations, it is not an ideal marker for assessing the renal function. Serum cystatin C (sCyC) appears to be an endogenous marker of(More)
This case report states a 25-year-old woman, residing in the city of Dezfool, Khuzestan Province, south of Iran with the diagnosis of cutaneous leishmaniasis in June 2008. Her skin lesion had developed from 8 months earlier as a nodule on her left arm, 1×3 cm in diameter. Because of severity of the lesion, we prescribed meglumine antimoniate intralesionally(More)
Background: Acute respiratory viral infection (ARVI) is a common cause of morbidity and mortality especially in pediatric patients. Among important respiratory pathogens, adenovirus is a most prevalent cause of upper and lower respiratory tract infection. Objectives: The aim of the present study was to determine the prevalence of adenovirus infection in(More)
Hepatitis B virus is a hepatotropic virus that causes acute and chronic hepatitis, liver cirrhosis, and hepatocellular carcinoma; it is responsible for more than one million deaths annually worldwide despite hepatitis B vaccination. Until now, there are eight known genotypes (A-H).Clinical course of chronic hepatitis B varies according to the genotype of(More)
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