Distribution of Abnormal Laboratory Tests in Patients with Dehydration Due to Gastroenteritis: A Medical Audit Study

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To Cite : Yousefichaijan P, Dorreh F, Ziaei E, Pakniyat A. Distribution of Abnormal Laboratory Tests in Patients with Dehydration Due to Gastroenteritis: A Medical Audit Study, J Compr Ped. 2016 ;7(4):e38387. doi: 10.17795/compreped-38387.
Abstract
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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