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Vesicourethral Reflux in Pediatrics With Hypermobility Syndrome

Fatemeh Beiraghdar 1 , Zohreh Rostami 1 , * , Yunes Panahi 1 , Behzad Einollahi 1 and Mojtaba Teimoori 1
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1 Nephrology and Urology Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Nephro-Urology Monthly: September 01, 2013, 5 (4); 924-927
  • Published Online: August 12, 2013
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: February 16, 2013
  • Accepted: February 25, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.10770

To Cite: Beiraghdar F, Rostami Z, Panahi Y, Einollahi B, Teimoori M. Vesicourethral Reflux in Pediatrics With Hypermobility Syndrome, Nephro-Urol Mon. 2013 ; 5(4):924-927. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.10770.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Patients and Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
5. Conclusion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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