Vitamin D Deficiency and Toxoplasma Infection

  • Zohre FAKHRIEH KASHAN Department of Medical Parasitology and Mycology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Saeede SHOJAEE Department of Medical Parasitology and Mycology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Hossein KESHAVARZ Department of Medical Parasitology and Mycology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Mohsen ARBABI Department of Medical Parasitology, School of Medicine, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan, Iran
  • Mahdi DELAVARI Department of Medical Parasitology, School of Medicine, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan, Iran
  • Mahbobeh SALIMI Department of Medical Parasitology and Mycology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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Published
2019-06-03
How to Cite
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FAKHRIEH KASHAN Z, SHOJAEE S, KESHAVARZ H, ARBABI M, DELAVARI M, SALIMI M. Vitamin D Deficiency and Toxoplasma Infection. Iran J Public Health. 48(6):1184-1186.
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Letter to the Editor