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Epidemiology of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) in Iran: A Review of 740 Patients in Fars Province, Southern Iran

Seyed Alireza Taghavi 1 , Ali Reza Safarpour 1 , 2 , * , Seyed Vahid Hosseini 2 , 3 , Hesameddin Noroozi 5 , Maral Safarpour 4 and Sala Rahimikazerooni 2
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1 Gastroenterohepatology Research Center, Nemazi hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Colorectal Research Center, Faghihi hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Laparoscopy Research Center, Faghihi hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
4 Pharmacy school, International brunch of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
5 Nutrition and Health school, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Annals of Colorectal Research: June 01, 2013, 1 (1); 17-22
  • Published Online: June 30, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 26, 2013
  • Revised: March 3, 2013
  • Accepted: April 3, 2012
  • DOI: 10.17795/acr-11477

To Cite: Alireza Taghavi S, Reza Safarpour A, Hosseini S V, Noroozi H, Safarpour M, et al. Epidemiology of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) in Iran: A Review of 740 Patients in Fars Province, Southern Iran, Ann Colorectal Res. 2013 ; 1(1):17-22. doi: 10.17795/acr-11477.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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