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Can Procalcitonin Be an Accurate Diagnostic Marker for the Classification of Diabetic Foot Ulcers?

Nematollah Jonaidi Jafari 1 , Mahdi Safaee Firouzabadi 1 , Morteza Izadi 1 , Mohammad Sadegh Safaee Firouzabadi 2 and Amin Saburi 3 , 4 , *
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1 Health Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Ardakan University, Ardakan, IR Iran
3 Chemical Injuries Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Atherosclerosis and Coronary Artery Research Centre, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: January 01, 2014, 12 (1); e13376
  • Published Online: January 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 14, 2013
  • Revised: September 4, 2013
  • Accepted: October 14, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.13376

To Cite: Jonaidi Jafari N, Safaee Firouzabadi M, Izadi M, Safaee Firouzabadi M S, Saburi A. Can Procalcitonin Be an Accurate Diagnostic Marker for the Classification of Diabetic Foot Ulcers?, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2014 ; 12(1):e13376. doi: 10.5812/ijem.13376.

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