International Journal of School Health

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Survey of Correlation Between Serum Transferrin Saturation and Platelet Indices in High School Female Students in the Northwest Iran

Hassan Rafieemehr 1 , * , Mohammad Rafiee 1 , Marzieh Mahmoodi 2 and Ebrahim Abbasi Oshaghi 3
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1 Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, School of Para Medicine, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
2 Faculty of Health and Nutrition, Bushehr University of Medical Sciences, Bushehr, Iran
3 Department of Biochemistry, Medical School, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of School Health: October 2017, 4 (4); e13666
  • Published Online: September 5, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 18, 2017
  • Revised: July 10, 2017
  • Accepted: July 17, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/intjsh.13666

How to Cite: Rafieemehr H, Rafiee M, Mahmoodi M, Abbasi Oshaghi E. Survey of Correlation Between Serum Transferrin Saturation and Platelet Indices in High School Female Students in the Northwest Iran, Int J School Health. 2017 ; 4(4):e13666. doi: 10.5812/intjsh.13666.

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