Jentashapir Journal of Health Research

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Plasma Lipid Levels in Patients with Cataract, with and without Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome

Gholamreza Khataminia 1 , * , Abdollah Saadatfar 2 , Ali Gorgi 3 and Hossein Rostaei 4
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1 Department of Ophthalmology, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran
2 General Practice
3 Pharmacist
4 Ophthalmologist
Article information
  • Jentashapir Journal of Health Research: October 01, 2016, 7 (5); e34338
  • Published Online: October 19, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 3, 2015
  • Revised: September 10, 2016
  • Accepted: October 9, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/jjhr-34338

To Cite: Khataminia G, Saadatfar A, Gorgi A, Rostaei H. Plasma Lipid Levels in Patients with Cataract, with and without Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome, Jentashapir J Health Res. 2016 ; 7(5):e34338. doi: 10.17795/jjhr-34338.

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