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Lymphocyte Subsets and Activated Neutrophils in Iraqi Patients with Behçet’s Disease

  • Khalida M. Mousawy
  • Ikbal Kh. Al-Joofy
  • Raad K. Muslih
  • Makram M. Al-Walz
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 528)

Keywords

Lymphocyte Subset Mononuclear Cell Infiltration Delayed Hypersensitivity Recurrent Oral Ulceration Promote Tumour Necrosis Factor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Khalida M. Mousawy
    • 2
  • Ikbal Kh. Al-Joofy
    • 4
  • Raad K. Muslih
    • 1
  • Makram M. Al-Walz
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Biochemistry College of ScienceAl-Mustanstansiriyah UniversityBaghdadIraq
  2. 2.Department of Microbiology College of MedicineBaghdad UniversityBaghdadIraq
  3. 3.Department of Dermatology and Venereology, College of MedicineBaghdad UniversityBaghdadIraq
  4. 4.Department of Biology College of ScienceAl-Mustanstansiriyah UniversityBaghdadIraq

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