Annals of Colorectal Research

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Epidemiology of Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Iran: The Distance and the Difference in the Incidence of the Diseases Are Decreasing Due to the Globalization

Anita Balint 1 , Klaudia Farkas 1 , Renata Bor 1 and Tamas Molnar 1 , *
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1 First Department of Medicine, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
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  • Annals of Colorectal Research: December 30, 2013, 1 (3); 114-115
  • Published Online: October 30, 2013
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: October 8, 2013
  • Accepted: October 8, 2013
  • DOI: 10.17795/acr-15331

To Cite: Balint A, Farkas K, Bor R, Molnar T. Epidemiology of Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Iran: The Distance and the Difference in the Incidence of the Diseases Are Decreasing Due to the Globalization, Ann Colorectal Res. 2013 ; 1(3):114-115. doi: 10.17795/acr-15331.

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