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International Journal of Rheumatology
Volume 2010, Article ID 254316, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/254316
Case Report

Treatment of Complicated Henoch-Schönlein Purpura with Mycophenolate Mofetil: A Retrospective Case Series Report

Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Urmia University School of Medicine, Iran

Received 27 December 2009; Revised 28 March 2010; Accepted 30 April 2010

Academic Editor: Malcolm Smith

Copyright © 2010 A. A. Nikibakhsh et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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