Journal of Skin and Stem Cell

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Safety of Anti-TNF-α Therapy in Patients With Psoriasis and Concomitant Hepatitis C Virus Infection

Zohreh Jadali 1 , 2 , *
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1 Skin and Stem Cell Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Skin and Stem Cell: March 31, 2015, 2 (1); e30058
  • Published Online: March 21, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: February 9, 2015
  • Accepted: February 28, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/jssc30058

To Cite: Jadali Z. Safety of Anti-TNF-α Therapy in Patients With Psoriasis and Concomitant Hepatitis C Virus Infection, J Skin Stem Cell. 2015 ; 2(1):e30058. doi: 10.17795/jssc30058.

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