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The Importance of Endoscopy as a Useful Method for Diagnosis of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Children

Touran Shahraki 1 , Mansour Shahraki 2 and Ghasem Miri-Aliabad 1 , *
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1 Department of Pediatrics, Children and Adolescent Health Research Center, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, Iran
2 Department of Nutrition, Children and Adolescent Health Research Center, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics: February 2018, 9 (1); e55022
  • Published Online: November 30, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 14, 2017
  • Accepted: November 20, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/compreped.55022

To Cite: Shahraki T, Shahraki M, Miri-Aliabad G. The Importance of Endoscopy as a Useful Method for Diagnosis of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Children, J Compr Ped. 2018 ;9(1):e55022. doi: 10.5812/compreped.55022.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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