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Effect of Repeated Ramadan Fasting in the Hottest Months of the Year on Renal Graft Function

Fayez Hejaili 1 , Salim Qurashi 1 , Salih Binsalih 1 , Maha Jaradt 2 and Abdulla Al Sayyari 1 , *
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1 King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
2 King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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  • Nephro-Urology Monthly: March 01, 2014, 6 (2); e14362
  • Published Online: March 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 22, 2013
  • Revised: September 7, 2013
  • Accepted: September 29, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.14362

To Cite: Hejaili F, Qurashi S, Binsalih S, Jaradt M, Al Sayyari A. Effect of Repeated Ramadan Fasting in the Hottest Months of the Year on Renal Graft Function, Nephro-Urol Mon. 2014 ; 6(2):e14362. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.14362.

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